MKDoc::XML::Decode − Expands XML entities
use MKDoc::XML::Decode; my $decode = new MKDoc::XML::Decode qw/xml xhtml numeric/; # $xml is now "Chris' Baloon" my $xml = MKDoc::XML::Decode−>process ("Chris' Baloon");
MKDoc::XML::Decode is a very simple module with pluggable entity decoding mechanism. At the moment there are three modules:
xml − Decodes ' " > < and & xhtml − Decodes XHTML entities such as é numeric − Decodes numeric entities such as A
This module and its counterpart MKDoc::XML::Encode are used by MKDoc::XML::Dumper to XML-encode and XML-decode litterals.
my $decode_object = new MKDoc::XML::Decode (@modules);
Constructs a new decode object using the modules specified in @modules.
my $decoded = $decode_object−>decode ($stuff);
Decodes $stuff and returns it into $decoded.
Any entity which is not recognized will be returned as is but will trigger a warning.
Copyright 2003 − MKDoc Holdings Ltd.
Author: Jean-Michel Hiver
This module is free software and is distributed under the same license as Perl itself. Use it at your own risk.