Working the other way around, we will now transform a simple CSV file into an XML format. Again, this is a common integration scenario, where, for example, data needs to move from a spreadsheet to a format suitable for loading into another application via its native API.
Start by creating a new job in the
Chapter3 folder and call it
CSV2XML. We're going to use the CSV output from our previous task as an input file this time, so take a copy of
catalogue-out.csv from your
DataOut folder and drop it into the
DataIn folder. To avoid confusion, let's rename this to
As in the previous example, we'll start by declaring the metadata for the input file before completing the main configuration of the job. Perform ...