Week 49 – Intermediate

Did you know that JSON parsing has an evil brother called XML parsing? Well, here he is and is ready to be defeated.

create table week49 (
    data variant

insert into week49
select parse_xml('<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
        <title>The Great Gatsby</title>
        <author>F. Scott Fitzgerald</author>
        <title>To Kill a Mockingbird</title>
        <author>Harper Lee</author>
        <publisher>J. B. Lippincott & Co.</publisher>
        <author>George Orwell</author>
        <publisher>Secker & Warburg</publisher>

Your result should look like the below

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3 responses to “Week 49 – Intermediate”

  1. ChrisHastie avatar

    My first time actually trying to parse XML through Snowflake. Thanks for providing a simple structure for the challenge!

    • Solution URL – https://github.com/ChrisHastieIW/Frosty-Friday
  2. dsmdavid avatar

    Thanks for the challenge. No matter what day of the week, or what time of day…I truly dislike xml…

    • Solution URL – https://github.com/dsmdavid/frostyfridays-sf/blob/main/models/challenge_49_02.sql
  3. Chris B avatar
    Chris B

    Good practice

    • Solution URL – https://github.com/ChrisBo94/FrostyFriday/blob/main/Week_49.sql

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