Klaus Major klaus at
Wed Mar 22 05:59:51 EST 2006

Hi Sarah and all,

>> I am currently working through the XML docs and am desparately
>> looking for something llike -> "revXMLfindNodeBycontent"
>> There is a "revXMLmatchingNode" but that only lets me find the node
>> that has an atrribute with a specific value!
>> Do I really have to cycle through the XMLtext or something line by
>> line to find a node by its content?
>> Please tell me it ain't so!!!! :-/
> It is so :-(
> I found the best compromise was to put the most important search items
> as attributes, instead of elements. You can search by attribute.

Hardly doable if your job is to only read and compute external (other  
peoples) XML files ;-)
> However I agree, it seems to be an obvious missing feature that should
> be part of the library.

I just added an enhacement request to godzilla: 3414

Throw some votes on it if you like :-)

> Cheers,
> Sarah


Klaus Major
klaus at

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