doing XPath within shell scripts with a lightweight utility

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XPath https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XMLStarlet http://xmlstar.sourceforge.net https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Libxml2 — Perl’s XML::LibXML (libxml2) is somehow the next alternative to try; it also comes with a command line utility: xmllint; “xmllint –shell” seems worth experimenting with a little https://sourceforge.net/projects/xidel/ (written in FreePascal/Lazarus) http://videlibri.sourceforge.net/xidel.html#downloads http://superuser.com/questions/324945/how-can-i-parse-an-xml-file-from-the-command-line-for-geektool – more suggestions Is XMLStartlet really a reliable and lightweight command line utility to be employed with shell scripts? …… Continue reading doing XPath within shell scripts with a lightweight utility