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WebLogic Server 5.1.0 API Reference

Class AcronymElement


public class AcronymElement
extends SinglePartElement

An AcronymElement is used to mark a sequence of characters that compose an acronym. The content of an AcronymElement specifies the acronym itself, and the title attribute is used to provide the phrase to which the acronym expands. This element is new in HTML 4.0 and may not display properly in all browsers.

Other attributes that can be set for this element from methods in its superclass are: id, class, lang, style, onclick, ondblclick, onmousedown, onmouseup, onmouseover, onmousemove, onmouseout, onkeypress, onkeydown, and onkeyup.

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Fields inherited from class weblogic.html.HtmlElement
codeset, useObsolete
Constructor Summary
AcronymElement(java.lang.String acro, java.lang.String phrase)
          Constructs an AcronymElement with the specified string and sets the title attribute.
Method Summary
protected  java.lang.String getHtmlCode()
protected  boolean printCR()
 AcronymElement setTitle(java.lang.String phrase)
          Sets the title and sets the title attribute.
Methods inherited from class weblogic.html.SinglePartElement
getElement, printBody, printBody, printBody, setElement, setElement, widthAsLiteral
Methods inherited from class weblogic.html.ElementWithAttributes
addAttribute, addAttribute, escapeQuotes, getBooleanAttribute, getElementAttribute, getLocalVar, getQuotedAttribute, output, output, output, printBody, printEndingTag, setBooleanAttribute, setBooleanAttribute, setClass, setDirection, setElementAttribute, setElementAttribute, setElementAttribute, setElementAttribute, setElementAttribute, setId, setLang, setLocalVar, setQuotedAttribute, setStyle
Methods inherited from class weblogic.html.HtmlElement
asAnchorElement, asBigElement, asBlockquoteElement, asBoldElement, asCenteredElement, asCiteElement, asCodeElement, asCommentElement, asDefineTermElement, asEmphasisElement, asFontElement, asFontElement, asFontElement, asHtmlContainer, asItalicElement, asKeyboardElement, asLiteralElement, asParagraphElement, asSampleElement, asSmallElement, asStrikeElement, asStrongElement, asSubscriptElement, asSuperscriptElement, asTeletypeElement, asUnderlineElement, asVariableElement, getVersion, setAnchorMode, setCodeset, toString, toString
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public AcronymElement(java.lang.String acro,
                      java.lang.String phrase)
Constructs an AcronymElement with the specified string and sets the title attribute.

acro - String that is the acronym
phrase - String that expands the acronym
Method Detail


protected java.lang.String getHtmlCode()

getHtmlCode in class ElementWithAttributes


protected boolean printCR()

printCR in class ElementWithAttributes


public AcronymElement setTitle(java.lang.String phrase)
Sets the title and sets the title attribute.

phrase - String that expands the acronym
HtmlElement that the term defined

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