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/* This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public
* License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this file,
* You can obtain one at http://mozilla.org/MPL/2.0/.
*
* The origin of this IDL file is
*/
interface OutputStream;
[Exposed=Window]
interface XMLSerializer {
constructor();
/**
* The subtree rooted by the specified element is serialized to
* a string.
*
* @param root The root of the subtree to be serialized. This could
* be any node, including a Document.
* @returns The serialized subtree in the form of a Unicode string
*/
[Throws]
DOMString serializeToString(Node root);
// Mozilla-specific stuff
/**
* The subtree rooted by the specified element is serialized to
* a byte stream using the character set specified.
* @param root The root of the subtree to be serialized. This could
* be any node, including a Document.
* @param stream The byte stream to which the subtree is serialized.
* @param charset The name of the character set to use for the encoding
* to a byte stream. If this string is empty and root is
* a document, the document's character set will be used.
*/
[Throws, ChromeOnly]
void serializeToStream(Node root, OutputStream stream, DOMString? charset);
};