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Take xml String in SQL2000 and convert it inot an append/insert statement

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Simon BallFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Microsoft SQL ServerXML
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As per my other question, i want to turn the parent part of my parent and child xml record into an append query to append to a table with the same columns names as my xml fields...

is there a nice tidy quick loop way of going through the XML nodes and making a database record?

e.g.

<record>
<QLXID></QLXID>
<QLSID>DMU</QLSID>
<GeneralLedgercode>13.X.XXX.1.432</GeneralLedgercode>
<Customerfirstname>Sudo</Customerfirstname>
<Customersurname>Nim</Customersurname>
<PaymentMethod>D</PaymentMethod>
<CardHolderName>Sudonim</CardHolderName>
<WPAYDOM_DDMM>WPAYDOM_2901</WPAYDOM_DDMM>
<PaymentType>STORE</PaymentType>
<GrossAmount>130</GrossAmount>
<VATAmount>0</VATAmount>
<NetAmount>130</NetAmount>
<ProductCode>my Product</ProductCode>
<ItemDescriptionfield>Sudonim Examinational processing - FINAL PAYMENT</ItemDescriptionfield>
<Receiptnumber>1023</Receiptnumber>
<Authorisationcode>0101010</Authorisationcode>
<RecordedTransactionNumber>TRNDMUXXX</RecordedTransactionNumber>
<Transactiondate>29/01/2009 12:07:01.001</Transactiondate>
<TransactionTime>0.135416667</TransactionTime>
<Emailaddress>Sudo@Nim.com</Emailaddress>
<YearofStudy>YEAR</YearofStudy>
<Vatcode>12</Vatcode>
<CompanyID>1</CompanyID>
<questions><question>pnumber</question><answer>12345678X</answer>
<question>marked input</question><answer>oxford</answer>
<question>valueb</question><answer>subquark</answer>
<question>manikin</question><answer>tuesday</answer></questions>
</record>
insert into table records (QLXID, QLSID, GeneralLedgercode, .., Vatcode, CompanyID)
select fields from xml.....
 
the "questions" nested part can be ignored at this point, as it will be in a seperate XML string to be appended to the Questions table, with the ID identity from the "records" table as its foreign Key.
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