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DomNode->remove_child

Removes child from list of children ()
domtext DomNode->remove_child ( domtext oldchild )

This functions removes a child from a list of children. If child cannot be removed or is not a child the function will return FALSE. If the child could be removed the functions returns the old child.

Example 573. Removing a child

<?php
include("example.inc");

if (!
$dom = domxml_open_mem($xmlstr)) {
 echo
"Error while parsing the document\n";
 exit;
}

$elements = $dom->get_elements_by_tagname("tbody");
$element = $elements[0];
$children = $element->child_nodes();
$child = $element->remove_child($children[0]);

echo
"<PRE>";
$xmlfile = $dom->dump_mem(true);
echo
htmlentities($xmlfile);
echo
"</PRE>";
?>


See also domnode_append_child().