[R] Custom XML Readers
btupper at bigelow.org
Sat Dec 24 02:50:45 CET 2011
On Dec 23, 2011, at 2:51 PM, pl.rudy at gmail.com wrote:
> I need to construct a custom XML reader, the files I'm working with are in
> funky XML format:
> <str name="author">Paul H</str>
> <str name="country">USA</str>
> <date name="created_date">2010-02-16</date>
> I want to read the file so it looks like:
> author = Paul H
> country = USA
> Does any one know how to go about this problem, or know of good references i
> could access?
Have you tried Duncan Temple Lang's XML package for R? It works very well for parsing and building XML formatted data.
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