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STAG-FLATTEN(1p)					User Contributed Perl Documentation					  STAG-FLATTEN(1p)

stag-flatten - turns stag data into a flat table SYNOPSIS
stag-flatten -c name -c person/name dept MyFile.xml DESCRIPTION
reads in a file in a stag format, and 'flattens' it to a tab-delimited table format. given this data: (company (dept (name "special-operations") (person (name "james-bond")) (person (name "fred")))) the above command will return a two column table special-operations james-bond special-operations fred If there are multiple values for the columns within the node, then the cartesian product will be calculated USAGE
stag-flatten [-p PARSER] [-c COLS] [-c COLS] NODE <file> ARGUMENTS
-p|parser FORMAT FORMAT is one of xml, sxpr or itext xml assumed as default -c|column COL1,COL2,COL3,.. the name of the columns/elements to write out this can be specified either with multiple -c arguments, or with a comma-seperated (no spaces) list of column (terminal node) names after a single -c -n|nest if set, then the output will be a compress repeating values into the same row; each cell in the table will be enclosed by {}, and will contain a comma-delimited set of values SEE ALSO
Data::Stag perl v5.10.0 2008-12-23 STAG-FLATTEN(1p)

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STAG-SPLITTER(1p)					User Contributed Perl Documentation					 STAG-SPLITTER(1p)

stag-splitter - splits a stag file into multiple files SYNOPSIS
stag-splitter -split person -name social_security_no file.xml DESCRIPTION
Splits a file using a user specified parser (default xml) around a specified split node, naming each file according to the name argument the files will be named anonymously, unless the '-name' switch is specified; this will use the value of the specified element as the filename eg; if we have <top> <a> <b>foo</b> <c>yah</c> <d> <e>xxx</e> </d> </a> <a> <b>bar</b> <d> <e>wibble</e> </d> </a> </top> if we run stag-splitter -split a -name b it will generate two files, "foo.xml" and "bar.xml" input format can be 'xml', 'sxpr' or 'itext' - if this is left blank the format will be guessed from the file suffix the output format defaults to the same as the input format, but another can be chosen. files go in the current directory, but this can be overridden with the '-dir' switch USAGE
stag-splitter [-split <ELEMENT-NAME>] [-name <ELEMENT-NAME>] [-dir <DIR>] [-format <INPUT-FORMAT>] [-outformat <OUTPUT-FORMAT>] <FILENAMES> -p|parser FORMAT FORMAT is one of xml, sxpr or itext, or the name of a perl module xml assumed as default -w|writer FORMAT FORMAT is one of xml, sxpr or itext, or the name of a perl module -split|s NODE node to split on -name|n NODE field/element to use when naming files will use surrogate IDs if this argument not specified -dir|d DIR write files to this directory perl v5.10.0 2008-12-23 STAG-SPLITTER(1p)
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