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CREATE TABLE using Xml Schema

I want to dynamically create tables in a SQL Server 2000 database that
are modelled after XML schemas. I will not know what the schemas
might look like until the documents arrive.

For example, I'd like to convert this schema:


<xs:element name="OrgLevel">
<xs:element name="code" type="integer" />
<xs:element name="desc" type="string" />

into this SQL command:

CREATE TABLE OrgLevel (code Int, desc varchar)

The problem is, when I walk the schema and read the name and type of
those elements, I get the correct names ("code", "desc"), but
messed-up XML-ized datatypes, like System.Xml.Schema.Datatype_int and
System.Xml.Schema.Datatype_string. How can I best determine the
equivalent SQL Server datatypes so I can build the commands to create
these tables effectively?
Nov 11 '05 #1
1 9009
You might want to check out XmlSpy 2005. It contains the ability to
create database tables for several dbms'es. However I only think it's
an option in the Enterprise edition but you can download a 30 days

Nov 12 '05 #2

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