Can you explain how to select and modify or delete a row in an XML file using XSL sheets?
The way you do it is by having an XSLT that selectively copies to the target output. Here's one such file:
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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?> <xsl:stylesheet version="1.0" xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform"> <xsl:template match="/ | @* | node()"> <xsl:if test="not(local-name(.)='Customer' and @Id='02')"> <xsl:copy> <xsl:apply-templates select="@* | node()" /> </xsl:copy> </xsl:if> </xsl:template> </xsl:stylesheet>Look at the <xsl:if> element, that tests that the current node is not a Customer with an Id attribute of "2", and in that case, it performs the copy.
For a source file like the following:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> <Root> <Customer Id="01" /> <Customer Id="02" /> </Root>You'd get the following output:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> <Root> <Customer Id="01" /> </Root>
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