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vijay kumar
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Joined: Nov 10, 2006
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hi friends ,

How to read an XML file data by giving a specific element value as input
Rahul Bhattacharjee
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I could not get the question properly.Do you want to read value of a particular element from a xml file? If that is the case, you can read the xml into a dom and then xpath to fetch the values.


Rahul Bhattacharjee
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Prabhu Venkatachalam
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you can use dom4j open source library which implements DOM and XPATH specification using JAXP.

hth,


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"vijay", welcome to the JavaRanch.

We're friendly here, but we do require members to have valid display names.

Display names must be at least two words: your first name, a space, then your last name. Fictitious names are not allowed. And if you think about it a bit, you aren't the only "vijay" posting here.

Please edit your profile and correct your display name since accounts with invalid display names will be deleted.
 
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