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XmlBeans and DOM Listener

Robert Harvey

Joined: Nov 18, 2011
Posts: 8
I have an application UI that uses XmlBeans to parse an XML document and display the parsed "XmlObjects" in a exploreresque treeview. XmlBeans doesn't provide much support for eventing so I am grabbing the "Document's" DomNode to employ DOM's eventing support. From there, I am getting the document's root element via getDocumentElement(). I then try to cast this element to EventTarget so I can add to the interface my org.w3c.dom.events.EventListener. However, a ClassCastException is occurring where the cast occurs from Element to EventTarget. Below is a snippet:

Any help is much appreciated - Thanks!
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 13036
From the EventTarget documentation, this would appear to indicate that your DOM implementation does not implement the EventTarget interface.

Robert Harvey

Joined: Nov 18, 2011
Posts: 8
Thanks Bill - I was afraid that this was the case.
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