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Old 12-16-2012, 07:17 AM   #1
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how to edit a xml file


Hi, i am new comer in linux script
i have a xml and i want to search a text and this text is find in which tag i want to copy this tag and paste in below it. and remove it child tag. how can i do?

before searching and editing ::
example
<root>
<emp name="abc">
<company addr="xyz"></company>
<company name="zxc"></company>
</emp>
<emp name="jkl">
<company addr="123"></company>
<company name="qwe"></company>
</emp>
</root>

i want to search a string company addr "xyz" and copy it tag <emp> and paste it below and remove all it child tag Like:-

<root>
<emp name="abc">
<company addr="xyz"></company>
<company name="zxc"></company>
</emp>
<emp name="abc">
</emp>
<emp name="jkl">
<company addr="123"></company>
<company name="qwe"></company>
</emp>
</root>


please help me how can i do this
 
Old 12-16-2012, 10:51 AM   #2
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use conglomerate editor.
 
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