get_by_name


Description:

public Element? get_by_name (string name)

Gets the element with the given name from a bin.

This function recurses into child bins.

Returns null if no element with the given name is found in the bin.

MT safe. Caller owns returned reference.

Parameters:

this

a Bin

name

the element name to search for

Returns:

the Element with the given name, or null