The error message "Unmarshalling Error: unexpected element (uri:"", local:"user"). Expected elements are (none)" usually occurs when there is a mismatch between the XML or JSON data structure and the structure expected by the unmarshalling process.

Unmarshalling is the process of converting XML or JSON data into objects in a programming language. It is common in scenarios where data is received as XML or JSON, and you want to work with it as objects in your code.

Here are some common reasons why you might encounter this error:

  1. Mismatched XML/JSON Structure: The XML or JSON data you are trying to unmarshal does not match the structure expected by the unmarshalling process. For example, the XML or JSON data might have additional or missing elements compared to what the unmarshaller expects.

  2. Namespace Issues: The error message includes information about "uri" and "local," which suggests there might be a namespace issue in the XML data. The unmarshaller might be expecting data in a specific namespace, but the provided XML does not include the correct namespace declaration or uses a different namespace.

  3. Incorrect Struct Definition: In some cases, the issue might be related to how you have defined the struct or class into which you are unmarshalling the data. The struct fields might not match the XML/JSON keys, causing the unmarshalling to fail.

To resolve the issue, you should carefully review the XML or JSON data and compare it with the expected structure for unmarshalling. Check for:

  • Missing or extra elements in the XML or JSON data.
  • Correct namespace declarations, if applicable.
  • Proper struct definition or object class that matches the XML/JSON structure.

For example, let's assume you are unmarshalling the following XML:

<user> <name>John Doe</name> <email></email> </user>

And the Go struct you are unmarshalling into is defined as follows:

type User struct { Name string `xml:"name"` Email string `xml:"email"` }

If the XML has a different root element, such as <user-data> instead of <user>, the unmarshalling will fail with the error you mentioned.

Double-check that the XML or JSON data matches the expected structure and that the struct definition in your code is correctly aligned with the data.

If you're still having trouble, providing more context or code snippets would be helpful in diagnosing the specific issue you are facing.

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