A simple, very flexible text format that stands for eXtensible Markup Language.

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Replacement of XML based on attribute content using sed

I've got to replace some attribute content in an XML tag, depending on a parameter $1. We've got in input, for example: <ThreadGroup guiclass="ThreadGroupGui" testclass="ThreadGroup" testname="OO ...
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How can I append a # in front of each line of a block of text?

This is part of my PHP Myadmin's configuration file: Alias /phpMyAdmin /usr/share/phpMyAdmin Alias /phpmyadmin /usr/share/phpMyAdmin <Directory /usr/share/phpMyAdmin/> AddDefaultCharset ...
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Adding crlf character in xml file

I am trying to FTP a text file which is generated on unix server to Mainframe dataset. The file is generated as text file by extracting data in queue. The configuration is done via XML file like ...
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How to sort XML elements in-place?

I'm trying to version control IntelliJ IDEA configuration files. Here's a small sample: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <project version="4"> <component ...
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Perl code to refer to multiple file of the same extension (.xml)

I'm trying to parse multiple xml files but i'm a bit stuck with something. The $twig->parsefile("output_1.xml"); section of the below script works fine in parsing the file stated. However, I would ...
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Parse xml returned from curl within a bash script

I've been digging through stackexchange for the past few days and I've found bits and pieces of what I'm trying to accomplish, but I'm unsure how to put it all together... I'm trying to create a ...
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Remove string with > and forward-slash from xml code

I want to remove two strings globally from some xml code. They are: </sellingStatus> and <sellingStatus> I have tried the following unsuccessfully: sed -i 'sed -i ...
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Remove string with spaces and quotes from xml file

I would like to remove the string currencyId="GBP" from an xml file. Please note there is a single space before the first letter c. I am having trouble parsing the data and removing this string ...
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Need help in removing XML Tags with empty properties

Input File: <ServiceArea type="STATE" value="DC"> <DaylightSavingsUsed value="true"/> <FemtoSipProxyAddress value="10.13.123.100"/> <TermAuthAAAPSK ...
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Create Multiple libvirt Volumes From One XML File

I'm using libvirt's virsh vol-create command to create multiple volumes. I've started using Jinja2 templates to help with automating the task for a specific application. In my case, it would help ...
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Preventing Termination of Script on Error

The script below is used to parse thousands of files which are located in multiple directories. However, some of xml files which need to be parsed have errors files. The script below terminates in the ...
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How can I escape special characters in a sed “sub-command”?

I'm using xmllint --shell on a large XML file, and using the write command to write out an XML snippet to be used in testing. The snippet that gets written out needs a couple of lines from the ...
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Curl ebay multi page ebay api xml to a single text file

I am using the curl -K url.txt > output.txt command to transfer the xml output of an ebay api search to a text file. The search I am performing is multi page, but I am unsure how to export ...
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Is there any tools that will let me check String length of XML Node

Am wondering if there are any tools that will do this: Exmaple XML: <node1> <Data> <Unique>123456789-1234567891</Unique> </Data> </node1> What i was hoping ...
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Extract value from XML

I have this XML: <results><testsuites><testcase name="XXXX (XXXXX)" time="20.3817"><result>success</result></testcase><total_time value="20.3830" ...
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Script to modify XML config file

I'm trying to automate an installation process with a script. Part of the process is finding certain sections of the XML config file (seen below), and changing certain parameters from false to true or ...
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awk : parse and write to another file

I have records in XML file like below. I need to search for <keyword>SEARCH</keyword> and if present then I need to take the entire record and write to another file.(starting from ...
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Marking up symbols in a programming language

Given a text file with source code in some language, does anyone know of a command-line tool to markup symbols like identifiers, comments etc and output an XML document?
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How to count nodes and get attribute value without using xpath

Currently I have a shell script like this: LOGIN=`curl 'https://www.ponta.jp/u/LWAS900/SLWAS900010.htm' -sS | grep '<input type="hidden" name\|<form\|</form'` for i in $(seq $(printf ...
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XMLstarlet for JSON?

Is there a tool that is similar to XMLstarlet but works on JSON instead of XML? My usecase: extract certain values from hierarchical JSON documents, as they are returned by some REST APIs. Something ...
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Retrieve attribute value from xml with namespaces using xmllint

I want to retrieve attribute value, using xpath option (without using xmllint' shell). my xml: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <XML> <hhi:Elem ...
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Add content of XML file to another one using bash script

I have two XML file first one ~/tmp/test.xml second one /data/myuser/.mycontent/mytest.xml I want to add all of the content on the first XML file to line 35 in the second one. I tried the following ...
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Parsing xml into array using xmllint

I have xml file with multiple <db> elements, I need to extract attributes from each node and do some work on them. IS it possible to load them to array, using ksh and xmllint ? This is what I ...
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extract blocks of text from xml file with a condition

I want to extract the contents of fqdns from the following file, but only for each device where status is new: <device id='10.72.48.215'> ...
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How to add tag for xml from file exist using shell linux

xml1.xml <app> <bbb> <jjj>test1</jjj> </bbb> <bbb> <jjj>test2</jjj> </bbb> </app> xml2.xml file2 ...
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Modify an SVG file based on information in a CSV file

I've got a SVG file of the map of the US and I want to add colors to it. Because it would take me to much time, I thought I could use a bash script. I have also another file containing the states and ...
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Validate a list of xml files

I'd like to validate a list of xml files against a schema, and only be notified of failures. This command seems to work, but the last grep command has no effect: find -iname "*.xml" | xargs xmllint ...
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Arch Linux: yaourt budgie-desktop xml error

When trying to install the AUR (Arch User Repository) package "budgie-desktop" by running the command "yaourt -S budgie-desktop", I'm getting an odd error about an xml file: Command ...
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Edit an xml file - Find a string then Delete a block of text / Find a string then Insert a new block of text

Morning All, I'm new to UNIX so looking to do something I can do in VB but don't have the experience to do in UNIX. I have an xml spec on a share which requires regular deletion and updates as new ...
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How to append a line that does not start with '<' to the previous line

I have a log which contains XML lines. Sample format below: <head> <body> <line> asdasd</line> </body> </head> I want to scan the log file and ...
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Remove tag and contents based on child tag and add a new content - Shellscript xml

Can anyone please guilde me with this. I am trying to locate a particular tag, based on it child's contents and remove the parent tag and contents and add a new contents, but cant find an answer. ...
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Inserting a text between 2 patterns

I have a .xml file which contains the below <controller-host></controller-host> <controller-port></controller-port> <tier-name></tier-name> ...
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How to fix “cannot find -lxml2” error while installing 'igraph' for python?

On Ubuntu 15.04 I am trying to install 'igraph' using the following command: pip install python-igraph in order to, well, use the igraph package in python to work with graphs and stuff. However, ...
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IzPack - TargetPanel.noWhitespaces not working

I'm using IzPacK 5.0.5 version and i want to remove spaces in the TargetPanel to have a destination folder without spaces. I found that creating variable in install.xml file using this tag ...
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how can i fetch a value from a text which is an incomplete xml file and then store it in a variable

I am having an issue while formatting an incomplete XML file in to a proper tagged XML, so that I can easily fetch the XML value inside a tag from it. Output text is like this: Input parameters ...
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IzPack Linux Keep same permissions

I'm using IzPack to pack my application contain thousand of files that should be executable. IzPack remove the original permissions and give the unpacked files rw-rw-r-- So, there is any solution to ...
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alter a line and remove tag using perl from xml file?

I have an xml file (client_23.xml) in which I need to alter one line and remove one whole tag from it so I came up with perl script: In my xml file, I have a block like this. There will be only one ...
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How to remove a line from a tag in shell script?

We have an xml file (abc_lop.xml) in which I need to remove a line which is present in a tag: Below is an xml file, I have shorten it down as it is very big. <HELLO version="4.2" ...
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lines to columns with awk

I have to following sample output: <HARDWARE> <NAME>WIN1</NAME> <OS>Windows 7</OS> <IP>1.2.3.4</IP> <DOMAIN>contoso.com</DOMAIN> ...
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filter text xml file

I have a big (with couple of hundred thousands records) XML file from which I'd like to filter only specific fields. example of the file construction: <A> <id>123</id> <B> ...
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Can I convert fields in XML to tags using xmlstarlet?

I want to convert fields in Tags to tags within that tag for example <book name="Data Structure" price="250" pages="350"/> To <book name="Data Structure"> ...
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How to add an attribute in a tag in XML file by command-line?

I am trying to add field at the end of tag using sed script. Suppose I have a tag in XML file: <book name="Sed tutorial" price="250"/> Now I want to add field as Book_Width="A" after end of ...
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search for exact string in unix

I have a file, xyz.txt, which has one string per line. How do I search xyz.txt for an exact match? I get an input string, eg. defabc, from another app. If defabc is found, it should return true, else ...
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Convert / import flat file with multiple records, one variable per line

I am searching for an efficient way using (UNIX) command line tools to read a flat file into a(ny) database, perhaps after first converting to an intermediate structured format, for example XML or ...
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Efficient data extraction from multiple files to a single CSV file

I have a large collection of XML files with the same exact structure: $ cat file_<ID>.xml ... ... ... <double>1.2342</double> <double>2.3456</double> ...
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How to convert a generic xml format block to properties format String from an xml file using ksh script [closed]

With the conditions: I cannot use any XML parser tool as I don't have permission , read only My xmllint version does not support xpath, and I cannot update it , read only I dont have xmlstarlet and ...
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Change text in tag, but only tag is contained within a certain XML block

Using Git Bash, I'm trying to conditionally replace what's in the yrot tag in hundreds of files, but only if it belongs with a part name tag that pertains to wheel. // YES, change <part ...
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Need to test web service using curl or wGet in Shell Script?

I use SoapUI to verify my responses below are the sample details. I am planning to automate the processes in linux. How can I achieve it using curl? or wget? I would like to receive the result in a ...
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How to implement awk range pattern in fetching an xml block when the input parameter is in the middle of the block

I am trying to fetch an xml block like this: <machine name="sample1" min="1" max="10" idleTime="300" backend="ABC,XYZ"> <handler className="com.abc.xyz.qwerty.foo.FooBar" ...
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How to grep an xml block in an xml file using a keyword in ksh

I have a file Sample.xml which contains a lot of services inside it and the structure looks like this Notes: I cannot use any XML parser tool as I don't have permission , read only My xmllint ...