Description

Determines whether the function parameter is a ColdFusion XML document object.

Returns

True, if the function argument is an XML document object; False, otherwise.

Category

Decision functionsXML functions

Function syntax

IsXmlDoc(value)

See also

IsXMLIsXmlAttributeIsXmlElemIsXmlNodeIsXmlRootXmlValidateUsing XML and WDDX in the Developing ColdFusion Applications

History

ColdFusion MX: Added this function.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

value

Name of an XML document object

Example

The following example creates an XML Document object and a Java object and tests whether they are XML document objects:

<!--- Create an XML document object ---> 
<cfxml variable="xmlobject"> 
<order id="4323251"> 
<customer firstname="Philip" lastname="Cramer" accountNum="21"/> 
<items> 
<item id="43"> 
<quantity>1</quantity> 
<unitprice>15.95</unitprice> 
</item> 
</items> 
</order> 
</cfxml> 

<!--- Create a Java object ---> 
<cfobject type="JAVA" action="create" class="java.lang.Error" name="javaobject" > 

<!--- Test the objects ---> 
<cfoutput> 
Is xmlobject an XML document object? #IsXmlDoc(xmlobject)#<br> 
Is javaobject an XML document object? #IsXmlDoc(javaobject)#<br> 
</cfoutput>

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