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DomNode->add_namespace Adds a namespace declaration to a node


bool add_namespace ( string $uri , string $prefix )

This method adds a namespace declaration to a node.

Note: This method is not part of the DOM specification.



The namespace URI of the node.


The namespace prefix of the node.

Return Values

Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure.

Migrating to PHP 5

You can set the namespace URI and prefix of a DOMElement or a DOMAttr at creation time by using DOMDocument::createElementNS or DOMDocument::createAttributeNS.

Note: Remember the an attribute does not inherit its namespace from the element it is attached to.

See Also

DOM XML Functions
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