The node takes the XML Documents of the selected column and performs XPath queries on them. The node supports XPath 1.0.
|nodename||Selects all nodes with the name "nodename"|
|/||Selects from the root node.|
|//||Selects nodes in the document from the current node that match the selection no matter where they are|
|.||Selects the current node|
|..||Selects the parent of the current node|
|/bookstore/book||Selects the first book element that is the child of the bookstore element.|
|/bookstore/book[last()]||Selects the last book element that is the child of the bookstore element|
|/bookstore/book[last()-1]||Selects the last but one book element that is the child of the bookstore element|
|/bookstore/book[position()<3]||Selects the first two book elements that are children of the bookstore element|
|//title[@lang]||Selects all the title elements that have an attribute named lang|
|//title[@lang='en']||Selects all the title elements that have a "lang" attribute with a value of "en"|
|/bookstore/book[price>35.00]||Selects all the book elements of the bookstore element that have a price element with a value greater than 35.00|
|/bookstore/book[price>35.00]/title||Selects all the title elements of the book elements of the bookstore element that have a price element with a value greater than 35.00|
Syntax description from w3cschools.com.
Hint for streaming: Node can only be executed in real streamed fashion if every single XPath query is configured as follow (see XPath Query Settings):
The column names are fixed (i.e. select 'new column name') and either 'Single Cell', 'Collection Cell', or 'Multiple Rows' are selected as 'Multiple tag option'.
- Type: Data Input table containing at least one XML column.
- Type: Data The input table with additional columns containing the result of the XPath queries.
Structured Data > XML
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