append.xmlNode {XML}R Documentation

Add children to an XML node

Description

This appends one or more XML nodes as children of an existing node.

Usage

append.XMLNode(to, ...)
append.xmlNode(to, ...)

Arguments

to the XML node to which the sub-nodes are to be added.
... the sub-nodes which are to be added to the to node. If this is a list of XMLNode objects (e.g. create by a call to lapply), then that list is used.

Value

The original to node containing its new children nodes.

Author(s)

Duncan Temple Lang

References

http://www.w3.org/XML, http://www.jclark.com/xml, http://www.omegahat.org

See Also

[<-.XMLNode [[<-.XMLNode [.XMLNode [[.XMLNode

Examples

## Not run: 
   tmp <-  lapply(references, function(i) {
                                  if(!inherits(i, "XMLNode"))
                                    i <- xmlNode("reference", i)
                                  i
                              })
   r[["references"]] <- append.xmlNode(r[["references"]],tmp)
## End(Not run)

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