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Re: [vox-tech] complex XML to CSV via XSLT
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Re: [vox-tech] complex XML to CSV via XSLT

If you want one XSLT program to output multiple files, then use the
result-document instruction/element:


It allows you to specify all of the formatting options available via
xsl:output, so you can output text - i.e. CSV - this way.


On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 11:40 AM, Dylan Beaudette
<debeaudette@ucdavis.edu> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have an XML file generated via PHP, and containing the contents of several
> linked tables from a relational database. I would like to generalize some
> sample XSLT documents to convert the entire file into a sequence of CSV
> files. The XML file will essentially be exploded back into a set of CSV
> files, one for each of the original tables. The idea would be to create a
> couple XSLT files for converting the XML format into several possible output
> formats.
> Attached is the XML file, as well as two XSLT files. I suppose that I could
> loop over the tables of interest, and apply separate XSLT files to the
> original XML-- saving to different output files each time. It would be more
> convenient to have all of that logic embedded in the XSLT file-- if possible.
> Any ideas?
> Cheers,
> Dylan
> --
> Dylan Beaudette
> Soil Resource Laboratory
> http://casoilresource.lawr.ucdavis.edu/
> University of California at Davis
> 530.754.7341
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