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SQL Query CASE statement in SELECT

Posted on 2014-10-13
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I have two problems and I believe it has to do with my query in the CASE statement. First one is how to get the parname value to show up in my parname without having to add it in SELECT, because if I add it in SELECT as a column, my xml output is messed up. Second is how I can tweak my CASE such that the group GID element is present only when parname = setgroup.

My table:
MODNM | CARNM | PARTID   | PARNAME  | SEQ | TYPE | VALUE                     | FLAG
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | SETGROUP | 1   | A    | 3                         | P
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | *CDMZI   | 2   | A    | F%+A8E=,,,0;+MS=V123,456; | P
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | DMTZ     | 3   | A    |                           | P
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | CDRFCP   | 4   | A    | 0                         | P
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | SETGROUP | 5   | A    | 15                        | P
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | #PT      | 5   | 6    | NONE                      | P
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | CDH6     | 7   | A    | 100.111.100.44            | P
M-880 | HONA  | 29000153 | CDEPORT  | 8   | A    | 9003                      | P

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Desired XML Output Format:
<Device PartID="29000153" MODNM="M-880">
  <Car Name="HONA">
    <Group GID="3">
      <Pmeter ParName="*CDMZI" Value="F%+A8E=,,,0;+MS=V123,456;" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="DMTZ" Value="" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="CDRFCP" Value="0" Type="A" Flag="P" />
    </Group>
    <Group GID="15">
      <Pmeter ParName="#PT" Value="NONE" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="CDH6" Value="100.111.100.44" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="CDEPORT" Value="9003" Type="A" Flag="P" />
    </Group>
  </Car>
  <DevFiles />
</Device>

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Actual Output Format:
<Device PartID="29000153" MODNM="M-880">
  <Car Name="HONA">
    <Group GID="3">
	  <Pmeter ParName="0" Value="3" Type="A" Flag="P" />
	</Group>
    <Group GID="F%+A8E=,,,0;+MS=V123,456;">	
      <Pmeter ParName="1" Value="F%+A8E=,,,0;+MS=V123,456;" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="1" Value="" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="1" Value="0" Type="A" Flag="P" />
    </Group>
    <Group GID="15">
	  <Pmeter ParName="0" Value="15" Type="A" Flag="P" />	
    </Group>	
    <Group GID="NONE">	
      <Pmeter ParName="1" Value="NONE" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="1" Value="100.111.100.44" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="1" Value="9003" Type="A" Flag="P" />
    </Group>
  </Car>
  <DevFiles />
</Device>

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Query:
<cfquery name="getParts" ....>
    SELECT PARTID
			, MODNUM
            , CARNM
            , CASE WHEN PARNAME = 'SETGROUP' THEN 0 ELSE 1 END AS PARTGroup
			, VALUE
			, TYPE
			, FLAG
    FROM   PMETER 
    WHERE  PARTID IN ('29000153')
    ORDER BY PARTID
            , CARNM
            , SEQ
            , PARTGroup
</cfquery>

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Generate XML:
<cfprocessingdirective suppresswhitespace="Yes">
<cfcontent type="text/xml; charset=utf-8">
<cfxml variable="xmlobject">
<cfoutput query="getParts" group="PARTID">
<Device PartID="#PARTID#" MODNM="#MODNUM#">
   <cfoutput group="CARNM">
      <Car Name="#CARNM#">
      <cfoutput group="PARTGroup">  
         <Group GID="#VALUE#">
         <cfoutput>
         <Pmeter ParName="#PARNAME#" Value="#VALUE#" Type="#TYPE#" Flag="#FLAG#" />
         </cfoutput>
         </Group>
     </cfoutput>
     </Car>
   </cfoutput>
</Device>
</cfoutput>
</cfxml>

<cfoutput>#xmlobject#</cfoutput>
</cfprocessingdirective>

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Why are you not doing it in T-SQL?

DECLARE @Sample TABLE
    (
      MODNM NVARCHAR(255) ,
      CARNM NVARCHAR(255) ,
      PARTID INT ,
      PARNAME NVARCHAR(255) ,
      SEQ INT ,
      [TYPE] NVARCHAR(255) ,
      VALUE NVARCHAR(255) ,
      FLAGN VARCHAR(255)
    );


INSERT  INTO @Sample
VALUES  ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, 'SETGROUP', 1, 'A', '3', 'P' ),
        ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, '*CDMZI', 2, 'A', 'F%+A8E=,,,0;+MS=V123,456;', 'P' ),
        ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, 'DMTZ', 3, 'A', NULL, 'P' ),
        ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, 'CDRFCP', 4, 'A', '0', 'P' ),
        ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, 'SETGROUP', 5, 'A', '15', 'P' ),
        ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, '#PT', 5, '6', 'NONE', 'P' ),
        ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, 'CDH6', 7, 'A', '100.111.100.44', 'P' ),
        ( 'M-880', 'HONA', 29000153, 'CDEPORT', 8, 'A', '9003', 'P' );

WITH    Data
          AS ( SELECT   O.MODNM ,
                        O.CARNM ,
                        O.PARTID ,
                        O.PARNAME ,
                        O.SEQ ,
                        O.TYPE ,
                        O.VALUE ,
                        O.FLAGN ,
                        ( SELECT TOP 1
                                    CAST([VALUE] AS INT) 
                          FROM      @Sample I
                          WHERE     I.PARTID = O.PARTID
                                    AND I.MODNM = O.MODNM
                                    AND I.CARNM = O.CARNM
                                    AND I.PARNAME = 'SETGROUP'
                                    AND I.SEQ <= O.SEQ
                          ORDER BY  I.SEQ DESC
                        ) AS GID
               FROM     @Sample O
               WHERE    O.PARNAME <> 'SETGROUP'
             )
    SELECT  S1.PARTID AS [@PartID] ,
            S1.MODNM AS [@MODNM] ,
            S1.CARNM AS [Car/@Name] ,
            ( SELECT    S2.GID AS [@GID] ,
                        ( SELECT    S3.PARNAME AS [@ParName] ,
                                    S3.VALUE AS [@Value] ,
                                    S3.[TYPE] AS [@Type] ,
                                    S3.FLAGN AS [@Flag]
                          FROM      Data S3
                          WHERE     S3.PARTID = S2.PARTID
                                    AND S3.MODNM = S2.MODNM
                                    AND S3.CARNM = S2.CARNM
                                    AND S3.GID = S2.GID
                          ORDER BY  S3.SEQ
						  FOR		XML PATH('Pmeter') , TYPE
                        )
              FROM      Data S2
              WHERE     S2.PARTID = S1.PARTID
                        AND S2.MODNM = S1.MODNM
                        AND S2.CARNM = S1.CARNM
              GROUP BY  S2.PARTID ,
                        S2.MODNM ,
                        S2.CARNM ,
                        S2.GID              
              FOR		XML PATH('Group') , TYPE
            ) AS [Car]
    FROM    Data S1
    GROUP BY S1.PARTID ,
            S1.MODNM ,
            S1.CARNM
	FOR     XML PATH('Device');

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Result is

<Device PartID="29000153" MODNM="M-880">
  <Car Name="HONA">
    <Group GID="3">
      <Pmeter ParName="*CDMZI" Value="F%+A8E=,,,0;+MS=V123,456;" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="DMTZ" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="CDRFCP" Value="0" Type="A" Flag="P" />
    </Group>
    <Group GID="15">
      <Pmeter ParName="#PT" Value="NONE" Type="6" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="CDH6" Value="100.111.100.44" Type="A" Flag="P" />
      <Pmeter ParName="CDEPORT" Value="9003" Type="A" Flag="P" />
    </Group>
  </Car>
</Device>

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