1. Is there a python (UTILITY) program that converts 'any' XML to
Relational Database program (which uses, say, lxml)?
So, the utility program should not only parse the xml, but also understand
the most general 'hierarchical' structure of the elements, create tables
(say in sqlite) accordingly and insert the data. I have seen many
relational DB to xml programs, but I haven't come across one that does the
2. Is there a UTILITY (program) whtat diplays the most general
hierarchical structure of the elements as a tree (or as an
3. Is there a program which helps me to filter elements (in an xml file)?
Supposing we were able to see the results of 2 (above), we then should be
able ask for something like -- "discard all elements which do not have xyz
and create a new file." Is there a pre-built UTILITY for doing such a
If nothing pre-build is available, I am gonna build them now. But I would
love NOT to reinvent the wheel.
Guru's on the forum, please advise.
Graduate Student, UMICH.