class Bio::PhyloXML::Uri

A uniform resource identifier. In general, this is expected to be an URL (for example, to link to an image on a website, in which case the 'type' attribute might be 'image' and 'desc' might be 'image of a California sea hare')

Attributes

desc[RW]

String. Description of the uri. For example, image of a California sea hare'

type[RW]

String. For example, image.

uri[RW]

String. URL of the resource.

Public Instance Methods

to_xml() click to toggle source

Converts elements to xml representation. Called by PhyloXML::Writer class.

# File lib/bio/db/phyloxml/phyloxml_elements.rb, line 687
def to_xml        
  if @uri != nil
    xml_node = LibXML::XML::Node.new('uri', @uri)
    Writer.generate_xml(xml_node, self, [
      [:attr, 'desc'],
      [:attr, 'type']])
    return xml_node
  end
end