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Questions tagged [xmllint]

A validator for XML files.

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script to prompt for password for encrypted disks

I have a headless Mac mini running Darwin 15.6.0, which has several encrypted disks attached. Since it's headless, after reboot, I need to ssh in to the box, and enter the passwords for the drives. ...
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how to output html to a file with xmllint?

How do I get xmllint to output to a file? thufir@dur:~/xmllint$ thufir@dur:~/xmllint$ xmllint --html http://www.skynet.be/nieuws-sport/weer/mijn-weer?cityId=6450 --xpath '//div[@class = "tides"]' - ...
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Need to parse data from xml to shell script [closed]

Need to parse data from xml to shell script one aft another Requriment :- we need to take <FileSetfolder> as one record. XML may contain many <FileSetFolder> from Each <FileSetFolder&...
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How to grep an XML tag and get only the value inside the quotes after it?

I'm trying to get these values from the XML format below: USA GERMANY <country name="USA" id="TEST1" password="123" /> <country name="GERMANY" id="TEST2" password="456" /> I was ...
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Using Bash to split XML data into variables

I am trying to download some files from a services. The files are found in an XML file. The XML file can have a single file or several files to download. However, now I have a problem with my script. ...
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xmllint is Killed while formatting huge file

I'm trying to format a XML file (2.6G) using xmllint tool and redirecting the output to a file as: xmllint --format response.xml > formatted.xml When the process gets started it is taking all ...
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Problem with encoding in shell script

I have the following code: #!/bin/bash task=$1 xml=$(curl -sL "http://login:pass@server.com/issues/$task.xml") id=$(xmllint --xpath '//issue/id/text()' --format - <<<"$xml") name=$(xmllint --...
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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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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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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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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 xmlns:hhi="http://www.w3.org/...
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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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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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How do I write the contents of an XMLLint --shell query?

I'm using xmllint --shell to inspect a very large XML file. I've written an XPath query that returns the results that I want, but in order to view and save the results, I'm having to cd to each node ...
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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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xmllint displays value of second attribute if first one matches

my xml looks like <list1> <list2 id="abc" value="yes"></list2> <list2 id="xyz" value="no"></list2> <list2 id="def" value="yes"></list2> <list1>...
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Strip attribute name from result set?

I have a HTML document that looks (when oversimplified) like this: <html> <body> <a href="...">...</a> <a href="...">...</a> <a href="...">...&...
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How do I get a list of the values of matching attributes using xmllint and xpath?

I'm trying to use xmllint to parse names of Solr cores from the configuration file. This works: xmllint --xpath /solr/cores/core/@name solr.xml |grep -Po '(?<=name=")[a-z-]+(?=")' And it returns ...
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How to format xml attributes, not just elements

How do you format an XML document to make it easy to read element attributes? I have a xml based webservice that returns one or two elements, but with hundreds of attributes. As I'm doing development,...
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Get Node value from a XML using xmllint

I have a xml called Det.xml like this : <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <S:Envelope xmlns:S="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/"> <S:Body> <...
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Parse XML to get node value in bash script?

I would like to know how I can get the value of a node with the following paths: config/global/resources/default_setup/connection/host config/global/resources/default_setup/connection/username ...
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xmllint shell not showing number from count xpath expression?

I am using xmllint's interactive shell on cygwin. I would like to count the number of nodes, but xmllint doesn't seem to behaving as I expect: $> cat test.xml <?xml version="1.0"?> <...
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XML parsing using xmllint and customizing the output

I have xml file (say input.xml) of the following schema: <?xml version="1.0"?> <TagA> <TagB> <File Folder="FOLDER1M\1" File="R1.txt" /> </TagB> <...
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xmllint display values of more than 1 attributes in single execution

I am using xmllint to parse xml file which has several tags and each tag has several attributes. Sample structure as shown below: <root> <child attr1="abc" attr2="def" attr3="ghi" /> ...