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Java - Ant tags/keywords

buildfiletest, dom, element, element, no, no, node, nodelist, nodelist, xmlfragment, xmlfragment, xmlfragmenttest

The source code

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import org.w3c.dom.Element;
import org.w3c.dom.Node;
import org.w3c.dom.NodeList;

public class XMLFragmentTest extends BuildFileTest {

    public XMLFragmentTest(String name) {

    public void setUp() {

    public void testNestedText() {
        XMLFragment x = (XMLFragment) getProject().getReference("nested-text");
        Node n = x.getFragment();
        assertTrue("No attributes", !n.hasAttributes());
        NodeList nl = n.getChildNodes();
        assertEquals(1, nl.getLength());
        assertEquals(Node.TEXT_NODE, nl.item(0).getNodeType());
        assertEquals("foo", nl.item(0).getNodeValue());

    public void testNestedChildren() {
        XMLFragment x =
            (XMLFragment) getProject().getReference("with-children");
        Node n = x.getFragment();
        assertTrue("No attributes", !n.hasAttributes());
        NodeList nl = n.getChildNodes();
        assertEquals(3, nl.getLength());

        assertEquals(Node.ELEMENT_NODE, nl.item(0).getNodeType());
        Element child1 = (Element) nl.item(0);
        assertEquals("child1", child1.getTagName());
        NodeList nl2 = child1.getChildNodes();
        assertEquals(1, nl2.getLength());
        assertEquals(Node.TEXT_NODE, nl2.item(0).getNodeType());
        assertEquals("foo", nl2.item(0).getNodeValue());

        assertEquals(Node.ELEMENT_NODE, nl.item(1).getNodeType());
        Element child2 = (Element) nl.item(1);
        assertEquals("child2", child2.getTagName());
        nl2 = child2.getChildNodes();
        assertEquals(0, nl2.getLength());
        assertEquals("bar", child2.getAttribute("foo"));

        assertEquals(Node.ELEMENT_NODE, nl.item(2).getNodeType());
        Element child3 = (Element) nl.item(2);
        assertEquals("child3", child3.getTagName());
        nl2 = child3.getChildNodes();
        assertEquals(1, nl2.getLength());
        assertEquals(Node.ELEMENT_NODE, nl2.item(0).getNodeType());
        assertEquals("child4", ((Element) nl2.item(0)).getTagName());

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