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text node value null...

mahesh jhamtani

Joined: Jan 12, 2001
Posts: 11
I am getting value of text node as NULL.(which is not null)
Can you tell me what is wrong in this code...

Element el = doc.getDocumentElement();
NodeList nl = el.getElementsByTagName("Name");
for (int i=0; i<nl.getLength(); i++)
if(nl.item(i).getNextSibling().getNodeType()== Node.TEXT_NODE)
{Text textNode = (Text)(nl.item(i).getNextSibling());
String text = textNode.getData();
if ((text != null) && text.length() > 0)
System.out.println("value of node is " + text); }
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