Configuration

Fine-tune the parser

LagartoParser configuration is defined in LagartoParserConfig class. An instance of this class can be passed to a constructor or you can just modify it later, functional style. For example:

LagartoParserConfig cfg = new LagartoParserConfig().setCaseSensitive(true);
LagartoParser lagartoParser = new LagartoParser(cfg, "<html>");
LagartoParser lagartoParser =
new LagartoParser("<html>")
.configure(cfg -> {
cfg.setCaseSensitive(true);
});

The list of available properties follows.

calculatePosition

By default disabled, this property switches the calculation of elements position. The position consists of a line number, approximate column number, and a total offset in the file.

Calculating position makes processing slower.

enableConditionalComments

When enabled, LagartoParser will detect IE conditional comments. When its disabled and conditional comment is found, LagartoParser sends an error for revealed conditional comment tags or threats downlevel-hidden conditional comments as regular comments.

Enabling conditional comments also makes parsing slower.

caseSensitive

By default is false. When enabled various matching will be case sensitive. Should not be used for parsing HTML content.

parseXmlTags

Enables parsing of XML specific tags. By default it's disabled.

enableRawTextModes

Enabled by default, tells LagartoParser to take special take on all so-called 'raw' text tags, such as style, script, xmp and so on. You can disable this if that content is not of importance, and gain some more speed.

textBufferSize

By default its set to 1024. It's the size of the internal text buffer used to collect all text blocks. This buffer will grow if needed. If your HTML contains text blocks of large size, you may increase this number, just for the purpose of small performance improvement.