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Percentage Calculation during XML import

Gary Sheldon
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Joined: Nov 21, 2011
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Hope someone can please help, I have a import process that parses an XML file and populates a database. The lines below simply read the relevant xml line and populate the test table and priceRrp field which is a decimal (10,2) with the appropriate data.

test.put("priceRrp", Subtotal3.item(i).getFirstChild().getNodeValue());
test.save();

I have however another field priceRrpVat again decimal (10,2) which I would like to carry out 10% reduction of the value Subtotal3.item(i).getFirstChild().getNodeValue() and store that in the field priceRrpVat. The problem is that the value is a string, so I need to convert the string, but I have tried till I am blue in the face but no joy.

Can someone can please help?
 
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