xml2csv

Convert XML file to CSV file

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xml2csv

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Takes an XML file and transforms it into a CSV file, based on format of the map you provide with options.

Install

$ npm install xml2csv --save

Usage

const xml2csv = require('xml2csv')

xml2csv(
  {
    xmlPath: 'path/to/file.xml',
    csvPath: 'path/to/file.csv',
    rootXMLElement: 'Record',
    headerMap: [
      ['Name', 'name', 'string'],
      ['Age', 'age', 'integer'],
      ['Gender', 'gender', 'string'],
      ['Brother', 'brother', 'string', 'Siblings'],
      ['Sister', 'sister', 'string', 'Siblings']
    ]
  },
  function (err, info) {
    console.log(err, info)
    // Done!
  }
)

Input:

<People>
    <Person>
        <Name>Maggie</Name>
        <Age>3</Age>
        <Gender>Female</Gender>
        <Siblings>
            <Brother>Bart</Brother>
            <Sister>Lisa</Sister>
        </Siblings>
    </Person>
    <Person>
        <Name>Marge</Name>
        <Age>45</Age>
        <Gender>Female</Gender>
    </Person>
</People>

Output:

name, age, gender, brother, sister
"Maggie",3,"Female","Bart","Lisa"
"Marge",45,"Female",,

xml2csv(options, callback)

Options

Property Type Notes
xmlPath string A path to the xml input file.
csvPath string The path and filename of the generated CSV output file (note that any intermediate folders will be created).
rootXMLElement string The XML root tag for each record, element to split records on in XML file.
headerMap [array] See the Header Map section for more details.

options.headerMap

options.headerMap needs to be in the structure of:

[
    [xmlTag, csvHeader, type, parent],
    [xmlTag, csvHeader, type, parent],
    ...
]
  • xmlTag and csvHeader must be the related fields
  • type must be integer, date or string
  • parent is optional, must be the parent tag in format of the XML tag

Testing

$ npm test

License

MIT

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