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how to insert header

uma prem
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Joined: Jun 21, 2010
Posts: 11

Hi,

I am new to programming, need your kind help :

Currently I have a set of xml files in a folder consisting of single xml per file. I need to insert the below header for each xml. How can i do this
<header>
<identifier>ip:abc:12345</identifier>
<datestamp>datetimestampZ</datestamp>
<setSpec>active</setSpec>
</header>

Please help

Ulf Dittmer
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Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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Any of DOM libraries can do that: DOM, JDOM, XOM, dom4j, ...
William Brogden
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Alternately you could treat it as a pure text manipulation problem.

You would learn much more useful Java programming by doing as Ulf suggests.

How big are these files that have to be modified?

Bill
uma prem
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Joined: Jun 21, 2010
Posts: 11
Thanks Ulf Dittmer

Hi William,

The file size is only max of 8kb per file but have many files(1000files in folder)

I am doing like this first trying to read the file

but error is coming what s the mistake please let me know i have attached my file.

Thanks a lot.
Paul Clapham
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Joined: Oct 14, 2005
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uma prem wrote:but error is coming what s the mistake


If you want other people to explain an error message, it would be a good idea if you told them what the error message said. Don't you agree?
 
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