xmlAttrs {XML}R Documentation

Get the list of attributes of an XML node.

Description

This returns a named character vector giving the name-value pairs of attributes of an XMLNode object which is part of an XML document.

Usage

 xmlAttrs(node)

Arguments

node The XMLNode object whose attributes are to be extracted.

Value

A named character vector, where the names are the attribute names and the elements are the corresponding values. This corresponds to the (attr<i>, "value<i>") pairs in the XML tag <tag attr1="value1" attr2="value2"

Author(s)

Duncan Temple Lang

References

http://www.w3.org

See Also

xmlChildren, xmlSize, xmlName

Examples

 fileName <- system.file("exampleData", "mtcars.xml", package="XML") 
 doc <- xmlTreeParse(fileName)

 xmlAttrs(doc$doc$children[["dataset"]])

 xmlAttrs(doc$doc$children[["dataset"]][["variables"]])

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