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Hi Experts,

I have the following code, What I am trying to achieve wherever the usedate matches generate product list and loop - but I am only getting on use date
Please take a look at the code and let me know what I am doing wrong

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Begin Code
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<%@ Language=VBScript %>
<!-- #INCLUDE FILE="incwofunctions.asp" -->
<!-- #INCLUDE FILE="csuitefn.asp" -->
<!-- #INCLUDE FILE="incdb.asp" -->
<%
'Request the current year from querystring
Dim dtmStartDate, dtmEndDate

dtmStartDate = "9/01/2006"
If Request("StartDate") <> "" then dtmStartDate = Request("StartDate")
dtmEndDate = "10/30/2006"
If Request("EndDate") <> "" then dtmEndDate = Request("EndDate")

Dim oXmlDate
oXmlDate = ewZeroPad(Month(Date), 2) & ewZeroPad(Day(Date), 2) & ewZeroPad(Year(Date), 4)

'Set the database objects
Dim oRsDate, oRsProducts, strSQL, intCounter, strXML, strUseDateXML, strUseLocationXML, strProductsXML

intCounter = 0
intCounter2 = 8
strUseDateXML = ""
strUseLocationXML = ""
strProductsXML = ""

'Database objects
Set oRsDate = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")
Set oRsProducts = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")

'Submission'
strXML = "<?xml version=""1.0"" encoding=""utf-8"" standalone=""yes""?>" & VbCrLf
strXML = strXML & "<Submission version=""1.0"">" & VbCrLf
'UseReport
strXML = strXML & "<UseReport id=" & chr(34) & "Blooming" & xmlDate & chr(34) & ">" & VbCrLf
strXML = strXML & "<SiteCategory>Agriculture</SiteCategory>" & VbCrLf
strXML = strXML & "<SpecificSite>Nursery/Christmas Trees</SpecificSite>" & VbCrLf
GetRSFromSpwithParam "spGetwoSAOregonPursDate '" & dtmStartDate & "','" & dtmEndDate & "'", oRsDate
If Not oRsDate.EOF then
      While Not oRsDate.EOF
            'Use Date
            strUseDateXML = "<useDate>"
            strUseDateXML = strUseDateXML & oRsDate("dtmDateApplied") & "</useDate>" & VbCrLf
            strUseLocationXML = "<UseLocation>" & VbCrLf
            strUseLocationXML = strUseLocationXML & "<UseLocaionWaterBasin>" & VbCrLf
            strUseLocationXML = strUseLocationXML & "<waterBasin>Willamette</waterBasin>" & VbCrLf
            strUseLocationXML = strUseLocationXML & "</UseLocationWaterBasin>" & VbCrLf
            strUseLocationXML = strUseLocationXML & "</UseLocation>" & VbCrLf
            'Get Product Detail
            GetRSFromSpwithParam "spGetwoSAOregonPURS '" & dtmStartDate & "','" & dtmEndDate & "'",oRsProducts
                  strProductsXML = "<products>" & VbCrLf
                  While Not oRsProducts.EOF
                        If oRsDate("dtmDateApplied") = oRsProducts("dtmDateApplied") Then
                              strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "<UseReportProduct>" & VbCrLf
                              strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "<epaProductNumber>" & oRsProducts("strEPARegNumber").Value & "</epaProductNumber>" & VbCrLf
                              strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "<productName>" & oRsProducts("strChemicalProductName").Value & "</productName>" & VbCrLf
                              strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "<purpose>" & oRsProducts("strTargetTypeAltName").Value & "</purpose>" & VbCrLf
                              strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "<quantity>" & oRsProducts("dblTotalAmount").Value & "</quantity>" & VbCrLf
                              strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "<quantityUnit>" & oRsProducts("strUnitAltName").Value & "</quantityUnit>" & VbCrLf
                              strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "</UseReportProduct>" & VbCrLf
                        End If
                        oRsProducts.MoveNext()
                  Wend
                  strProductsXML = strProductsXML & "</products>" & VbCrLf
                  oRsProducts.MoveFirst()
                  oRsDate.MoveNext()
      Wend
End If

'Concatenate & lose the XML document
strXML = strXML & strUseDateXML &  strUseLocationXML &  strProductsXML & VbCrLf & "</UseReport>" & VbCrLf & "</Submission>"
'Output it
Response.Write(strXML)
'Destroy objects
Set oRsDate = nothing
Set oRsProducts = nothing
%>

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End Code
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Question by:krisred
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by:HappyFunBall
ID: 17804427
Hi,

I noticed this line { strUseDateXML = "<useDate>" } sets the strUseDateXML variable to just "<useDate>" and wipes everything else out every time the loop happens.  That's probably why you're only seeing one <useDate>.

Change the line to a concatenation and that should help:  {strUseDateXML = strUseDateXML & "<useDate>"}
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by:krisred
ID: 17804778
Hi HappyFunBall,

I have changed the line like you asked, but now I am getting all dates in once set -

<useDate>10/2/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/3/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/4/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/5/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/6/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/7/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/10/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/11/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/13/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/14/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/16/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/18/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/20/2006</useDate>
<useDate>10/21/2006</useDate>

What I want for each date - loop through products
<useDate>10/21/2006</useDate>
..products
<useDate>10/21/2006</useDate>
..products

Thanks,

Kris

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HappyFunBall earned 2000 total points
ID: 17804837
You're on your way but it looks like another problem is that you're concatenating all the strings after the loops have finished.  You'll want to append to your main XML variable (strXML) at the end of each loop, so the dates, locations, and products will appear in the right order.

So add this line after the oRsDate.MoveNext() line:

strXML = strXML & strUseDateXML &  strUseLocationXML &  strProductsXML & VbCrLf

Then change the strXML = line that's just outside of the loop to this:

strXML = strXML & "</UseReport>" & VbCrLf & "</Submission>"
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by:krisred
ID: 17804983
That works too.. Thanks!

I just changed to use two varianbles strXML and strDataXML

Here's the final working code:
****
Begin code
****
<%@ Language=VBScript %>
<!-- #INCLUDE FILE="incwofunctions.asp" -->
<!-- #INCLUDE FILE="csuitefn.asp" -->
<!-- #INCLUDE FILE="incdb.asp" -->
<%
'Request the current year from querystring
Dim dtmStartDate, dtmEndDate

dtmStartDate = "10/01/2006"
If Request("StartDate") <> "" then dtmStartDate = Request("StartDate")
dtmEndDate = "10/30/2006"
If Request("EndDate") <> "" then dtmEndDate = Request("EndDate")

Dim oXmlDate
oXmlDate = ewZeroPad(Month(Date), 2) & ewZeroPad(Day(Date), 2) & ewZeroPad(Year(Date), 4)

'Set the database objects
Dim oRsDate, oRsProducts, strSQL, intCounter, strXML, strDataXML

strDataXML = ""

'Database objects
Set oRsDate = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")
Set oRsProducts = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")

'Submission'
strXML = "<?xml version=""1.0"" encoding=""utf-8"" standalone=""yes""?>" & VbCrLf
strXML = strXML & "<Submission version=""1.0"">" & VbCrLf
'UseReport
strXML = strXML & "<UseReport id=" & chr(34) & "Blooming" & oXmlDate & chr(34) & ">" & VbCrLf
strXML = strXML & "<SiteCategory>Agriculture</SiteCategory>" & VbCrLf
strXML = strXML & "<SpecificSite>Nursery/Christmas Trees</SpecificSite>" & VbCrLf
GetRSFromSpwithParam "spGetwoSAOregonPursDate '" & dtmStartDate & "','" & dtmEndDate & "'", oRsDate
If Not oRsDate.EOF then
      While Not oRsDate.EOF
            'Use Date
            strDataXML = strDataXML & "<useDate>"
            strDataXML = strDataXML & oRsDate("dtmDateApplied") & "</useDate>" & VbCrLf
            strDataXML = strDataXML & "<UseLocation>" & VbCrLf
            strDataXML = strDataXML & "<UseLocaionWaterBasin>" & VbCrLf
            strDataXML = strDataXML & "<waterBasin>Willamette</waterBasin>" & VbCrLf
            strDataXML = strDataXML & "</UseLocationWaterBasin>" & VbCrLf
            strDataXML = strDataXML & "</UseLocation>" & VbCrLf
            'Get Product Detail
            GetRSFromSpwithParam "spGetwoSAOregonPURS '" & dtmStartDate & "','" & dtmEndDate & "'",oRsProducts
                  strDataXML = strDataXML & "<products>" & VbCrLf
                  While Not oRsProducts.EOF
                        If oRsDate("dtmDateApplied") = oRsProducts("dtmDateApplied") Then
                              strDataXML= strDataXML & "<UseReportProduct>" & VbCrLf
                              strDataXML= strDataXML & "<epaProductNumber>" & oRsProducts("strEPARegNumber").Value & "</epaProductNumber>" & VbCrLf
                              strDataXML= strDataXML & "<productName>" & oRsProducts("strChemicalProductName").Value & "</productName>" & VbCrLf
                              strDataXML = strDataXML & "<purpose>" & oRsProducts("strTargetTypeAltName").Value & "</purpose>" & VbCrLf
                              strDataXML = strDataXML & "<quantity>" & oRsProducts("dblTotalAmount").Value & "</quantity>" & VbCrLf
                              strDataXML = strDataXML & "<quantityUnit>" & oRsProducts("strUnitAltName").Value & "</quantityUnit>" & VbCrLf
                              strDataXML = strDataXML & "</UseReportProduct>" & VbCrLf
                        End If
                        oRsProducts.MoveNext()
                  Wend
                  oRsProducts.MoveFirst()
                  oRsDate.MoveNext()
      Wend
End If
      strDataXML = strDataXML & "</products>" & VbCrLf

'Concatenate & lose the XML document
strXML = strXML & strDataXML & "</UseReport>" & VbCrLf & "</Submission>"
'Output it
Response.Write(strXML)
'Destroy objects
Set oRsDate = nothing
Set oRsProducts = nothing
%>

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End Code
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by:krisred
ID: 17805346
Hi,
just had a another question.

Now how create a xml file (force download) with the above code

Thanks,

Kris
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by:krisred
ID: 17805888

Thank you, I figured it out.

I just added the following to output

'Output it
Response.Buffer = True
Response.AddHeader "Content-type","text/xml"
Response.AddHeader "Content-Disposition", "attachment; filename=PURS_" & oXmlDate & "_" & oXmlStartDate & "_" & oXmlEndDate & ".xml"
Response.Write(strXML)
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