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Even though you say that you “want to stick with Simple,” XML::LibXML (which is a binding for libxml2) will make your task far more “simple,” even trivial.   XPath expressions are the industry-standard way to look for things in an XML document, and they work beautifully in Perl.   Concerns for the exact structure of the document are removed from your Perl source-code and put into ... a string.   Support for anything you might want to do with an XML document is right here.

Furthermore, this library is the most widely-used tool (in any language) for both accessing and creating XML documents.   So, you are probably accessing the file with the same software that was used to create it.


In reply to Re: Perl : How to retrieve from xml when xml file having same attribute multiple time by sundialsvc4
in thread Perl : How to retrieve from xml when xml file having same attribute multiple time by bhushanQA

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