[R] Custom XML Readers
Duncan Temple Lang
duncan at wald.ucdavis.edu
Sun Dec 25 15:46:42 CET 2011
In addition to the general tools of the XML package,
I also had code that read documents with a similar structure
to the ones Andy illustrated. I put them and simple examples
of using them at the bottom of
On 12/23/11 5:50 PM, Ben Tupper wrote:
> Hi Andy,
> 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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