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Covert xml to csv using xsltproc in shell script


I am not familiar with shell scripting. Please help to convert xml files to csv files using xsltproc command in bash script. Find the xml sample

<?xml version="1.0"?>

-<Source xmlns="link">






<TypeCd>Account A</TypeCd>

















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Hi ,

Please find the below code which i have tried, able to get the output, but i need the output in a seperate csv file. how to perform it

xsltproc x.xslt test.xml

x.xslt code is as below
<xsl:stylesheet version="1.0" >
<xsl:output method="text"/>

<xsl:template match ="/">
         <xsl:for-each select="Source/Product">

   <xsl:value-of select="Id" />
   <xsl:value-of select="TypeCd"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="StartDt"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="StatusCd"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="Customer/CustomerId"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="Customer/CustomerTypeCd"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="Customer/CustomerAltId1"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="Customer/Detail/DetailId"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="Customer/Detail/GroupSrcId"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="Customer/Detail/GroupSrcNm"/>
   <xsl:value-of select="Customer/Detail/DetailSeq"/>

--- Post updated at 09:30 PM ---


I got it in seperate csv file using the command

xsltproc x.xslt test.xml > output.csv

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