XmlValidatingReader.MoveToAttribute XmlValidatingReader.MoveToAttribute XmlValidatingReader.MoveToAttribute XmlValidatingReader.MoveToAttribute Method

Definition

Moves to the specified attribute.

Overloads

MoveToAttribute(Int32) MoveToAttribute(Int32) MoveToAttribute(Int32) MoveToAttribute(Int32)

Moves to the attribute with the specified index.

MoveToAttribute(String) MoveToAttribute(String) MoveToAttribute(String) MoveToAttribute(String)

Moves to the attribute with the specified name.

MoveToAttribute(String, String) MoveToAttribute(String, String) MoveToAttribute(String, String) MoveToAttribute(String, String)

Moves to the attribute with the specified local name and namespace Uniform Resource Identifier (URI).

MoveToAttribute(Int32) MoveToAttribute(Int32) MoveToAttribute(Int32) MoveToAttribute(Int32)

Moves to the attribute with the specified index.

public:
 override void MoveToAttribute(int i);
public override void MoveToAttribute (int i);
override this.MoveToAttribute : int -> unit
Public Overrides Sub MoveToAttribute (i As Integer)

Parameters

i
Int32 Int32 Int32 Int32

The index of the attribute.

Exceptions

Examples

The following example reads all the elements on the root node.

#using <System.Xml.dll>

using namespace System;
using namespace System::IO;
using namespace System::Xml;
int main()
{
   XmlValidatingReader^ reader = nullptr;
   try
   {
      
      //Create the string to parse.
      String^ xmlFrag = "<book genre='novel' ISBN='1-861003-78' pubdate='1987'></book> ";
      
      //Create the XmlNamespaceManager.
      NameTable^ nt = gcnew NameTable;
      XmlNamespaceManager^ nsmgr = gcnew XmlNamespaceManager( nt );
      
      //Create the XmlParserContext.
      XmlParserContext^ context = gcnew XmlParserContext( nullptr,nsmgr,nullptr,XmlSpace::None );
      
      //Create the XmlValidatingReader .
      reader = gcnew XmlValidatingReader( xmlFrag,XmlNodeType::Element,context );
      
      //Read the attributes on the root element.
      reader->MoveToContent();
      if ( reader->HasAttributes )
      {
         for ( int i = 0; i < reader->AttributeCount; i++ )
         {
            reader->MoveToAttribute( i );
            Console::WriteLine( "{0} = {1}", reader->Name, reader->Value );

         }
         reader->MoveToElement();
      }
   }
   finally
   {
      if ( reader != nullptr )
            reader->Close();
   }

}

using System;
using System.IO;
using System.Xml;

public class Sample 
{
  public static void Main()
  {
    XmlValidatingReader reader = null;

    try
    {
       //Create the string to parse.
       string xmlFrag="<book genre='novel' ISBN='1-861003-78' pubdate='1987'></book> ";

       //Create the XmlNamespaceManager.
       NameTable nt = new NameTable();
       XmlNamespaceManager nsmgr = new XmlNamespaceManager(nt);

       //Create the XmlParserContext.
       XmlParserContext context = new XmlParserContext(null, nsmgr, null, XmlSpace.None);

       //Create the XmlValidatingReader .
       reader = new XmlValidatingReader(xmlFrag, XmlNodeType.Element, context);
  
       //Read the attributes on the root element.
       reader.MoveToContent();
       if (reader.HasAttributes){
         for (int i=0; i<reader.AttributeCount; i++){
            reader.MoveToAttribute(i);
            Console.WriteLine("{0} = {1}", reader.Name, reader.Value);
         }
         //Move the reader back to the node that owns the attribute.
         reader.MoveToElement();
       }

     } 

     finally 
     {
        if (reader != null)
          reader.Close();
      }
  }
} // End class
Option Strict
Option Explicit

Imports System.IO
Imports System.Xml

Public Class Sample
    
    Public Shared Sub Main()
        Dim reader As XmlValidatingReader = Nothing
        
        Try
            'Create the string to parse.
            Dim xmlFrag As String = "<book genre='novel' ISBN='1-861003-78' pubdate='1987'></book> "
            
            'Create the XmlNamespaceManager.
            Dim nt As New NameTable()
            Dim nsmgr As New XmlNamespaceManager(nt)
            
            'Create the XmlParserContext.
            Dim context As New XmlParserContext(Nothing, nsmgr, Nothing, XmlSpace.None)
            
            'Create the XmlValidatingReader .
            reader = New XmlValidatingReader(xmlFrag, XmlNodeType.Element, context)
            
            'Read the attributes on the root element.
            reader.MoveToContent()
            If reader.HasAttributes Then
                Dim i As Integer
                For i = 0 To reader.AttributeCount - 1
                    reader.MoveToAttribute(i)
                    Console.WriteLine("{0} = {1}", reader.Name, reader.Value)
                Next i
                'Move the reader back to the node that owns the attribute.
                reader.MoveToElement()
            End If
        
        
        Finally
            If Not (reader Is Nothing) Then
                reader.Close()
            End If
        End Try
    End Sub
End Class 'Sample 

Remarks

Note

The XmlValidatingReader class is obsolete in .NET Framework 2.0. You can create a validating XmlReader instance by using the XmlReaderSettings class and the Create method. For more information, see the Remarks section of the XmlReader reference page.

See also

MoveToAttribute(String) MoveToAttribute(String) MoveToAttribute(String) MoveToAttribute(String)

Moves to the attribute with the specified name.

public:
 override bool MoveToAttribute(System::String ^ name);
public override bool MoveToAttribute (string name);
override this.MoveToAttribute : string -> bool
Public Overrides Function MoveToAttribute (name As String) As Boolean

Parameters

name
String String String String

The qualified name of the attribute.

Returns

true if the attribute is found; otherwise, false. If false, the position of the reader does not change.

Examples

The following example reads an attribute with text and entity reference nodes.

#using <System.Xml.dll>

using namespace System;
using namespace System::IO;
using namespace System::Xml;
int main()
{
   XmlValidatingReader^ reader = nullptr;
   try
   {
      
      //Create the XML fragment to be parsed.
      String^ xmlFrag = "<book genre='novel' misc='sale-item &h; 1987'></book>";
      
      //Create the XmlParserContext.
      XmlParserContext^ context;
      String^ subset = "<!ENTITY h 'hardcover'>";
      context = gcnew XmlParserContext( nullptr,nullptr,"book",nullptr,nullptr,subset,"","",XmlSpace::None );
      
      //Create the reader and set it to not expand general entities. 
      reader = gcnew XmlValidatingReader( xmlFrag,XmlNodeType::Element,context );
      reader->ValidationType = ValidationType::None;
      reader->EntityHandling = EntityHandling::ExpandCharEntities;
      
      //Read the misc attribute. Because EntityHandling is set to
      //ExpandCharEntities, the attribute is parsed into multiple text
      //and entity reference nodes.
      reader->MoveToContent();
      reader->MoveToAttribute( "misc" );
      while ( reader->ReadAttributeValue() )
      {
         if ( reader->NodeType == XmlNodeType::EntityReference )
                  
         //To expand the entity, call ResolveEntity.
         Console::WriteLine( "{0} {1}", reader->NodeType, reader->Name );
         else
                  Console::WriteLine( "{0} {1}", reader->NodeType, reader->Value );
      }
   }
   finally
   {
      if ( reader != nullptr )
            reader->Close();
   }

}

using System;
using System.IO;
using System.Xml;

public class Sample 
{
  public static void Main()
  {
    XmlValidatingReader reader = null;

    try
    {
       //Create the XML fragment to be parsed.
       string xmlFrag ="<book genre='novel' misc='sale-item &h; 1987'></book>";

       //Create the XmlParserContext.
       XmlParserContext context;
       string subset = "<!ENTITY h 'hardcover'>";
       context = new XmlParserContext(null, null, "book", null, null, subset, "", "", XmlSpace.None);
        
       //Create the reader and set it to not expand general entities. 
       reader = new XmlValidatingReader(xmlFrag, XmlNodeType.Element, context);
       reader.ValidationType = ValidationType.None;
       reader.EntityHandling = EntityHandling.ExpandCharEntities;
  
       //Read the misc attribute. Because EntityHandling is set to
       //ExpandCharEntities, the attribute is parsed into multiple text
       //and entity reference nodes.
       reader.MoveToContent();
       reader.MoveToAttribute("misc");
       while (reader.ReadAttributeValue()){
          if (reader.NodeType==XmlNodeType.EntityReference)
            //To expand the entity, call ResolveEntity.
            Console.WriteLine("{0} {1}", reader.NodeType, reader.Name);
          else
             Console.WriteLine("{0} {1}", reader.NodeType, reader.Value);
        } 
     } 
     finally 
     {
        if (reader != null)
          reader.Close();
      }
  }
} // End class
Option Strict
Option Explicit

Imports System.IO
Imports System.Xml

Public Class Sample
    
    Public Shared Sub Main()
        Dim reader As XmlValidatingReader = Nothing
        
        Try
            'Create the XML fragment to be parsed.
            Dim xmlFrag As String = "<book genre='novel' misc='sale-item &h; 1987'></book>"
            
            'Create the XmlParserContext.
            Dim context As XmlParserContext
            Dim subset As String = "<!ENTITY h 'hardcover'>"
            context = New XmlParserContext(Nothing, Nothing, "book", Nothing, Nothing, subset, "", "", XmlSpace.None)
            
            'Create the reader and set it to not expand general entities. 
            reader = New XmlValidatingReader(xmlFrag, XmlNodeType.Element, context)
            reader.ValidationType = ValidationType.None
            reader.EntityHandling = EntityHandling.ExpandCharEntities
            
            'Read the misc attribute. Because EntityHandling is set to
            'ExpandCharEntities, the attribute is parsed into multiple text
            'and entity reference nodes.
            reader.MoveToContent()
            reader.MoveToAttribute("misc")
            While reader.ReadAttributeValue()
                If reader.NodeType = XmlNodeType.EntityReference Then
                    'To expand the entity, call ResolveEntity.
                    Console.WriteLine("{0} {1}", reader.NodeType, reader.Name)
                Else
                    Console.WriteLine("{0} {1}", reader.NodeType, reader.Value)
                End If
            End While
        Finally
            If Not (reader Is Nothing) Then
                reader.Close()
            End If
        End Try
    End Sub
End Class 'Sample 

Remarks

Note

The XmlValidatingReader class is obsolete in .NET Framework 2.0. You can create a validating XmlReader instance by using the XmlReaderSettings class and the Create method. For more information, see the Remarks section of the XmlReader reference page.

After calling this method, the Name, NamespaceURI, and Prefix properties reflect the properties of that attribute.

See also

MoveToAttribute(String, String) MoveToAttribute(String, String) MoveToAttribute(String, String) MoveToAttribute(String, String)

Moves to the attribute with the specified local name and namespace Uniform Resource Identifier (URI).

public:
 override bool MoveToAttribute(System::String ^ localName, System::String ^ namespaceURI);
public override bool MoveToAttribute (string localName, string namespaceURI);
override this.MoveToAttribute : string * string -> bool
Public Overrides Function MoveToAttribute (localName As String, namespaceURI As String) As Boolean

Parameters

localName
String String String String

The local name of the attribute.

namespaceURI
String String String String

The namespace URI of the attribute.

Returns

true if the attribute is found; otherwise, false. If false, the position of the reader does not change.

Remarks

Note

The XmlValidatingReader class is obsolete in .NET Framework 2.0. You can create a validating XmlReader instance by using the XmlReaderSettings class and the Create method. For more information, see the Remarks section of the XmlReader reference page.

After calling this method, the Name, NamespaceURI, and Prefix properties reflect the properties of that attribute.

See also

Applies to