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    Description of the method


    Description: .encoding() method returns the value of encoding attribute from the XML declaration. The method can be used for any context, but it always check the XML declaration.
    Available for: any
    Parameters:  -
    Return type: string



    Context: Message
    OCL: self.encoding() = "UTF-8"
    Description: The rule is checking if the value of the encoding attribute in XML declaration is "UTF-8". If it's not, an error will be given.


    The XML snippet below would pass this check.

    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

    The other snippet below however would not pass this check.

    <?xml version="1.0"?>