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Read an XML file in Java using the Java StAX Cursor API

Java StAX Cursor API

How to use the Java StAX Cursor API

To read an XML file using StAX Parser, you need to get an instance of the class that you use to get an object to read the XML file. Next, we go around the XML file in a while loop using a method and get different types of events. The helper class contains integer constants for determining the type of events.XMLInputFactoryXMLStreamReadernext()XMLStreamConstants

Below is an XML file that we'll parse using the Java StAX Cursor API:

Let's create a class whose instances will store information from the XML file:

The following is a class listing for parsing XML using StAX Cursor:XMLStaxCursorParser

As a result, we get the following output to the console:

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