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Re^4: how to update an xml file by read data from csv file
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If it doesn't have the container closing tags then it won't be valid XML (which is certainly possible for a config file, though kind of rude of them to do it that way). No decent XML generator will let you do that. A straightforward way to remove them is to do something like:
before you write it to the file.