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Posted on 2006-07-11
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Hi.
I have a xml tag like this:
<ot>54231
76541
89621</ot>
I can read this tag in to org.w3c.dom.Element e, and then convert it to a String using e.getTextContent().

But I can't figure out how to split this textContent into String[];
I use both windows and Solaris, so I need something that works on both platforms.
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Question by:kristian_gr
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by:riaancornelius
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which vesion of the jre will the app run on?
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on 1.5 you can use String[] tmp = e.getTextContent().split("\n");
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on previous versions you can use a StringTokenizer.
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by:girionis
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You could also try

StringTokenizer st = new StringTokenizer(e.getTextContent());
String [] tokens = new String[st.countTokens()];
int counter = 0;
     while (st.hasMoreTokens()) {
         tokens[counter] = st.nextToken();
         counter++;
     }
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by:CEHJ
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String[] tmp = e.getTextContent().split("\\s*");

may be better if tabs or other whitespace are involved too
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