XmlValidate

Uses a Document Type Definition (DTD) or XML Schema to validate an XML text document or an XML document object.

XmlValidate( xmlDoc [, validator ] )

Returns: Struct

Argument Description
xmlDoc
string, required

The XML to validate

Alias: xml, xmlText, xmlString, xmlStr

validator
string, optional

Any of the following:

  • A string containing a DTD or Schema.
  • The name of a DTD or Schema file.
  • The URL of a DTD or Schema file; valid protocol identifiers include http, https, ftp, and file.

Examples

validator = "
			<?xml version=""1.0""?>
			<xs:schema xmlns:xs=""http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"">
			<xs:element name=""note"">
				<xs:complexType>
					<xs:sequence>
						<xs:element name=""to"" type=""xs:string""/>
						<xs:element name=""from"" type=""xs:string""/>
						<xs:element name=""heading"" type=""xs:string""/>
						<xs:element name=""body"" type=""xs:string""/>
					</xs:sequence>
				</xs:complexType>
			</xs:element>
		";
		xml_stream = "
			<?xml version=""1.0"" encoding=""UTF-8""?>
			<note>
				<to>Alice</to>
				<from>Bob</from>
				<heading>Reminder</heading>
				<body>Here is the message you requested.</body>
			</note>";
		xml_document = XmlParse(xml_stream);
		dump(xmlValidate(xml_document, validator));

See also