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Translates between JSON and XML formats


Translates between JSON and XML formats

Install the module with: npm install xmljson

// Load the module 
var to_json = require('xmljson').to_json;
// An XML string 
var xml = '' +
    '<data>' +
        '<prop1>val1</prop1>' +
        '<prop2>val2</prop2>' +
        '<prop3>val3</prop3>' +
to_json(xml, function (error, data) {
    // Module returns a JS object 
    // -> { prop1: 'val1', prop2: 'val2', prop3: 'val3' } 
    // Format as a JSON string 
    // -> {"prop1":"val1","prop2":"val2","prop3":"val3"} 
// Load the module 
var to_xml = require('xmljson').to_xml;
// A JSON string 
var json = '' +
    '{' +
        '"prop1":"val1",' +
        '"prop2":"val2",' +
        '"prop3":"val3"' +
to_xml(json, function (error, xml) {
    // Module returns an XML string 
    // -> <data><prop1>val1</prop1><prop2>val2</prop2><prop3>val3</prop3></data> 

This module is semantically versioned:

  • Support child elements where some have duplicate names and some do not
  • Initial release

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Adam Alexander

Benjamin Dean

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