JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

Class HTMLDocument.BlockElement

  extended by javax.swing.text.AbstractDocument.AbstractElement
      extended by javax.swing.text.AbstractDocument.BranchElement
          extended by javax.swing.text.html.HTMLDocument.BlockElement
All Implemented Interfaces:
Serializable, AttributeSet, Element, MutableAttributeSet, TreeNode
Enclosing class:

public class HTMLDocument.BlockElement
extends AbstractDocument.BranchElement

An element that represents a structural block of HTML.

Nested Class Summary
Nested classes/interfaces inherited from interface javax.swing.text.AttributeSet
AttributeSet.CharacterAttribute, AttributeSet.ColorAttribute, AttributeSet.FontAttribute, AttributeSet.ParagraphAttribute
Field Summary
Fields inherited from interface javax.swing.text.AttributeSet
NameAttribute, ResolveAttribute
Constructor Summary
HTMLDocument.BlockElement(Element parent, AttributeSet a)
          Constructs a composite element that initially contains no children.
Method Summary
 String getName()
          Gets the name of the element.
 AttributeSet getResolveParent()
          Gets the resolving parent.
Methods inherited from class javax.swing.text.AbstractDocument.BranchElement
children, getAllowsChildren, getElement, getElementCount, getElementIndex, getEndOffset, getStartOffset, isLeaf, positionToElement, replace, toString
Methods inherited from class javax.swing.text.AbstractDocument.AbstractElement
addAttribute, addAttributes, containsAttribute, containsAttributes, copyAttributes, dump, getAttribute, getAttributeCount, getAttributeNames, getAttributes, getChildAt, getChildCount, getDocument, getIndex, getParent, getParentElement, isDefined, isEqual, removeAttribute, removeAttributes, removeAttributes, setResolveParent
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public HTMLDocument.BlockElement(Element parent,
                                 AttributeSet a)
Constructs a composite element that initially contains no children.

parent - the parent element
a - the attributes for the element
Method Detail


public String getName()
Gets the name of the element.

Specified by:
getName in interface Element
getName in class AbstractDocument.BranchElement
the name, null if none


public AttributeSet getResolveParent()
Gets the resolving parent. HTML attributes are not inherited at the model level so we override this to return null.

Specified by:
getResolveParent in interface AttributeSet
getResolveParent in class AbstractDocument.AbstractElement
null, there are none
See Also:

JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

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