Class Step


public class Step
extends java.lang.Object

One of the steps which, separated by slashes, make up an XPath expression.

Copyright (C) 2002 Hewlett-Packard Company. This file is part of Sparta, an XML Parser, DOM, and XPath library. This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

$Date: 2002/08/19 05:04:04 $ $Revision: $
Eamonn O'Brien-Strain

Method Summary
 NodeTest getNodeTest()
 BooleanExpr getPredicate()
 boolean isMultiLevel()
          Is this step preceeded by a '//' ?
 boolean isStringValue()
          Does this step evaluate to a string values (attribute values or text() nodes)
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Method Detail


public boolean isMultiLevel()
Is this step preceeded by a '//' ?


public boolean isStringValue()
Does this step evaluate to a string values (attribute values or text() nodes)


public NodeTest getNodeTest()


public BooleanExpr getPredicate()