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validating data in varibale possible????

Sandeep Jain
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Joined: Oct 25, 2000
Posts: 124
Hello All,
I am collecting the data in a servlet from the front end ie: the form in html. Now I have to generate the xml part .So what I have done is generated the entire XML in a string variable. Kindly note data is stored in a variable and not in a file. Now I have to validate this data How do I do it.
Correct me if my approach is wrong.

Sandeep Jain

Try and Try Till u succeed<br /> <br />Sandeep Jain
Ajith Kallambella

Joined: Mar 17, 2000
Posts: 5782
You are building the XML as a String and you need to validate the XML right?
Many parsers accept either a File or an InputStream as input. So you could build an instance of with your string and pass it on to the parser.
Good luck,

Ajith Kallambella M.
Sun Certified Programmer for the Java�2 Platform.
IBM Certified Developer - XML and Related Technologies, V1.

Open Group Certified Distinguished IT Architect. Open Group Certified Master IT Architect. Sun Certified Architect (SCEA).
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