XML::Grove::AsCanonXML - output XML objects in canonical XML
use XML::Grove::AsCanonXML; # Using as_canon_xml method on XML::Grove objects: $string = $xml_object->as_canon_xml( OPTIONS ); # Using an XML::Grove::AsCanonXML instance: $writer = XML::Grove::AsCanonXML->new( OPTIONS ); $string = $writer->as_canon_xml($xml_object); $writer->as_canon_xml($xml_object, $file_handle);
XML::Grove::AsCanonXML will return a string or write a stream of canonical XML for an XML object and it's content (if any).
XML::Grove::AsCanonXML objects hold the options used for writing the XML objects. Options can be supplied when the the object is created,
$writer = XML::Grove::AsCanonXML->new( Comments => 1 );
or modified at any time before writing an XML object by setting the option directly in the `
By default comments are not written to the output. Setting comment to TRUE will include comments in the output.
Ken MacLeod, firstname.lastname@example.org
James Clark's Canonical XML definition <http://www.jclark.com/xml/canonxml.html>