Searching an XML file
I'm new to xml and have a question about searching an xml file and returning a result.
I have a dataset with related 2 tables (for simplicity) which I convert to an XML file.
e.g tblPerson (parent) and tblOccupation (child)
Is it possible to search the xml file for all matching values (e.g "WHERE Occupation = 'Vodafone' ") in the childTable and have it return/create an XML file with the Dataset schema and all the parent nodes (tblPerson Rows) that matched the search criteria.
I would then be able to read the xml file back into my DataSet which would update the ParentTable to only show the rows whose childTable matched the search criteria.
I don't need to know how to do this (although it'd be nice), I just need to know if this is possible so I don't waste time trying to learn how to do it only to find out it can't be done.
I hope this is clear anyway.
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