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Getting level of XML file with SAX

 
Leslie Chaim
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Is there any way I can tell in my Handler at what level I am in the XML file?
Or must I handle this with my own logic
 
Lasse Koskela
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You need to track the position yourself. One handy way to do this is to add the element's name into a java.util.Stack in startElement() and pop() the top-most element in endElement(). Then, you'll always have the knowledge of how "deep" you are in the hierarchy.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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