Interface Description

All Superinterfaces:
BaseNode, IdNode, IdText, LanguageNode, Text

public interface Description
extends LanguageNode, IdText

A natural-language description of a topic.

Reuters PLC

Method Summary
 Text getVariant()
          An arbitrary tag to distinguish this description from others.
Methods inherited from interface org.newsml.toolkit.LanguageNode
Methods inherited from interface org.newsml.toolkit.Text
setBoolean, setInt, setString, toBoolean, toInt, toString
Methods inherited from interface org.newsml.toolkit.BaseNode
getAttr, getChild, getChild, getChild, getChild, getChildCount, getChildCount, getParent, getPath, getSession, getXMLName, getXPath, insertAfter, insertAfter, insertAfter, insertAfter, insertAfterDuid, insertAfterDuid, insertBefore, insertBefore, insertBefore, insertBefore, insertBeforeDuid, insertBeforeDuid, insertChild, insertChild, insertFirst, insertFirst, insertLast, insertLast, removeChild, removeChild, removeSelf, replaceChild, replaceChild, replaceChild, replaceChild, replaceChild, replaceChild, setAttr, setAttr, toXML, toXML, unsetAttr, unsetAttr, writeXML, writeXML
Methods inherited from interface org.newsml.toolkit.IdNode
getDuid, getEuid

Method Detail


public Text getVariant()
An arbitrary tag to distinguish this description from others.
Text containing the variant tag, or null if none was provided.