XML Reader fails to preserve self-closing elements.

I’ve noticed that when using the XML Reader node (or String to XML), that it changes self closing elements to empty elements. For instance




Now, this isn’t normally an issue except, as in in my case, when you are writing out XML files to be consumed by a fussy third-party application, which baulks at this. Is this by design? Are there any plans to fix it?

Hi @deadlyvices -

This issue came up a few months ago in a thread linked below. Currently we don’t have any plans to address this, but I can double check with the developers again.


So it’s a recognised issue. Hmmm. Its a pity really because this is a showstopper from where I’m standing

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