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XML.SetVariables

Creates local variables in script for XML nodes.

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XML 7.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "XML.SetVariables"; XML { ; recursive; Flags; Prefix } )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
XML The XML to process. "<test>Hello</test>"
recursive Optional
Whether to recurse in sub tree.
Pass 1 for rescursive or 0 for non-recursive.
Default is 0.
1
Flags Optional
Various Flags.
Add 1 to ignore errors in xml and continue parsing. This may lead to not everything in the xml being read.
0
Prefix Optional
The prefix to use for the variables names.
""

Result

Returns list or error.

Description

Creates local variables in script for XML nodes.
Returns list of variable names.
If variables receive multiple values the name in the result comes the highest index in square brackets.
You can call XML.ClearVariables later to clear those variables.

Examples

Set variables:

MBS( "XML.SetVariables"; "<Person><FirstName>Markus</FirstName><LastName>Müller</LastName><City>New York</City></Person>")

Example result:
LastName
City
FirstName

See also

Example Databases


XML.ReleaseAll   -   XML.SubTree

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