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PHP xml_parser_create() function



Definition and usage

xml_parser_create () function creates an XML parser.

If successful, this function returns a resource handle that can be used by other XML functions. If it fails, it returns FALSE.

Syntax

xml_parser_create (encoding)

parameters description
encoding Optional. Specifies the output encoding. In PHP 5.0.2 and above, the default is UTF-8.

Possible values:

  • ISO-8859-1
  • UTF-8
  • US-ASCII.

Note: In PHP 5, input encoding is detected automatically. In PHP 4 and earlier, this parameter specifies the character encoding for input and output.

Note: In PHP 5.0.0 and 5.0.1, the default output character set is ISO-8859-1.



Tips and comments

Tip: To release the XML parser, use the xml_parser_free () function.

Tip: To create an XML parser with namespace support, use the xml_parser_create_ns () function.


Example

<?php
$xmlparser = xml_parser_create();

xml_parser_free($xmlparser);
?>