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# 1  
Old 06-28-2007
Question extracting XML file using sed

Hello folks

I want to extract data between certain tag in XML file using 'sed'
<xml>
.........
..........
<one>XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX</one>
......

Anyone ?Thank you
# 2  
Old 06-28-2007
Code:
typeset -i mCnt
mFlag='N'
while read mLine
do
  mCnt=`echo $mLine | egrep -c '<one>'`
  if [ $mCnt -ne 0 ]; then
    mFlag='Y'
  fi
  if [ "$mFlag" = "Y" ]; then
    mOutLine=`echo $mLine | sed 's:<one>::;s:</one>::'`
    if [ "$mOutLine" != "" ]; then
      echo $mOutLine
    fi
  fi
  mCnt=`echo $mLine | egrep -c '</one>'`
  if [ $mCnt -ne 0 ]; then
    mFlag='N'
  fi
done < input_file

# 3  
Old 06-28-2007
Could you please post more appropriate input and output ? Smilie
# 4  
Old 06-28-2007
MySQL

<MiniTable id="BrowserMiniTable">
<Row>
<Value>66.17%</Value><Key>InternetExplorer</Key>
</Row>
<Row>
<Value>27.39%</Value><Key>Firefox</Key>
</Row>
</MiniTable>

<MiniTable id="ConnectionTable">
<Row>
<Value>4.56</Value><Key>InternetExplorer</Key>
</Row>
<Row>
<Value>4.23</Value><Key>Firefox</Key>
</Row>
</MiniTable>
------------------------------------------------------------------
There are many <MiniTable> but I wanted only first one i.e. <MiniTable id="BrowserMiniTable"> 's content only in following form---

OUTPUT:
Browser----%
InternetExplorer----66.17
Firefox----27.39

Thanks dude
# 5  
Old 06-28-2007
Pujansrt,
Now you learned how important it is to follow the rules:
Quote:
(A) Include as many pertinent details as possible in your post.
...<more left out>...
The solution that I gave works with your first requirement.
# 6  
Old 06-29-2007
Code:
sed -n "/BrowserMiniTable/,/MiniTable/s/<Value>\([^%]*\)%*<\/Value><Key>\(.*\)<\/Key>/\2-----\1/p" filename

# 7  
Old 06-29-2007
Thank you anbu23 your code is absolutely working.
This works when XML is organized. But when XML is not organize then I can not get result. for example:

<MiniTable id="BrowserMiniTable"><Row><Value>66.17%</Value><Key>InternetExplorer</Key>
</Row><Row><Value>27.39%</Value><Key>Firefox</Key>
</Row></MiniTable>

<MiniTable id="ConnectionTable"><Row><Value>4.56</Value><Key>InternetExplorer</Key></Row><Row><Value>4.23</Value><Key>Firefox</Key></Row></MiniTable>
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