Solved

SQL Parse XML

Posted on 2011-03-22
2
326 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
My attached code works for all the xml data nodes I'm pulling...EXCEPT where I have

<RecordStatus Status="POSTED"/>

Instead of
<RecordStatusOther>CLEARED</RecordStatusOther>

How do I get that Status="POSTED" part>
-- variable to store the XML content
declare @xml_text varchar(max)

 -- xml document handle             
declare @i int                                         
  
-- get XML content from XML data type field in table into a variable  
select @xml_text = cast(xml_data as varchar(max)) from xmlImportBuffer  
  
-- prepare the XML document  
exec sp_xml_preparedocument @i OUTPUT, @xml_text  
  
-- Get the PacketNum and RunDate at the <Document> node level  
-- and rpeat these fields(CROSS APPLY) for every record at the <Record> node level  
select * from  
        openxml(@i,'/Document',2)  
        with  
        (  
                PacketNum nvarchar(100),  
                RunDate nvarchar(10)  
        )  
CROSS APPLY  
(  
        select * from  
        openxml(@i,'/Document/Record',2)  
        with  
        (  
                SeqNumber int,  
                LienRefNum nvarchar(20),
                DFSNumber nvarchar(20),
                Ref1 nvarchar(1000),  
                Ref2 nvarchar(1000),
                Ref3 nvarchar(1000), 
                Ref4 nvarchar(1000),
                RecordStatus varchar(20),   
                FilingOffice nvarchar(50)  
        )  
) s 


CROSS APPLY  
(  
        select * from  
        openxml(@i,'/Document/Record/FirstDebtorName/IndividualName',2)  
        with  
        (  
                FirstName nvarchar(50),  
                LastName nvarchar(50)  
        )  
) d 
  
-- remove the XML dcoument  
exec sp_xml_removedocument @i

Open in new window

0
Comment
Question by:lrbrister
2 Comments
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
openshac earned 500 total points
ID: 35189947
Try this:
RecordStatus varchar(20) './RecordStatus/@Status',   

Open in new window

or
RecordStatus varchar(20) 'RecordStatus/@Status',   

Open in new window

           
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:lrbrister
ID: 35189978
Excellent!

remind me to buy you a sody-pop sometimes!
0

Featured Post

Master Your Team's Linux and Cloud Stack

Come see why top tech companies like Mailchimp and Media Temple use Linux Academy to build their employee training programs.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Why is this different from all of the other step by step guides?  Because I make a living as a DBA and not as a writer and I lived through this experience. Defining the name: When I talk to people they say different names on this subject stuff l…
Load balancing is the method of dividing the total amount of work performed by one computer between two or more computers. Its aim is to get more work done in the same amount of time, ensuring that all the users get served faster.
Via a live example combined with referencing Books Online, show some of the information that can be extracted from the Catalog Views in SQL Server.
Viewers will learn how to use the INSERT statement to insert data into their tables. It will also introduce the NULL statement, to show them what happens when no value is giving for any given column.

839 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question