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Vern HarshmanSubject: Error using "xsltproc" command line
Author: Vern Harshman
Date: 23 Jan 2012 04:57 PM

Hello All,

I have the below xslt and when I use the "xsltproc" command in UNIX it returns the below error. Can you please assist?


<?xml version="1.0"?>


<xsl:function name="local:name">
<xsl:param name="doc"/>
<xsl:param name="p"/>
<xsl:value-of select="translate($doc/a:dataset/a:metadata/a:item[$p]/@name, ' /', '')"/>

<xsl:template match="/">
<data xsl:exclude-result-prefixes="a local">
<xsl:for-each select="a:dataset/a:data/a:row">
<xsl:for-each select="a:value">
<xsl:variable name="pos" select="position()"/>
<xsl:element name="{local:name(/, $pos)}">
<xsl:value-of select="."/>

Command Line Command and Error returned.

$ xsltproc -v -o xmlout.xml fromCognos.xsl PO_XML_Inp.xml

creating dictionary for stylesheet
reusing dictionary from fromCognos.xsl for stylesheet
Added namespace: xsl mapped to http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform
Added namespace: a mapped to http://developer.cognos.com/schemas/xmldata/1/
Added namespace: local mapped to urn:util:names
compilation error: file fromCognos.xsl line 13 element function
xsltStylePreCompute: unknown xsl:function
exclude result prefix a
exclude result prefix local
xsltPrecomputeStylesheet: removing ignorable blank node
xsltParseStylesheetProcess : found stylesheet
compilation error: file fromCognos.xsl line 6 element stylesheet
xsl:version: only 1.0 features are supported
compilation error: file fromCognos.xsl line 13 element function
xsltParseStylesheetTop: unknown function element
template has 2 inherited namespaces
xsltCompilePattern : parsing '/'
xsltCompilePattern : parsed /, default priority 0.500000
added pattern : '/' priority 0.500000
parsed 1 templates
freeing dictionary from stylesheet



Ivan PedruzziSubject: Error using
Author: Ivan Pedruzzi
Date: 23 Jan 2012 05:47 PM
xsltproc does not support XSLT 2.0, see attached XSLT 1.0 solution

Any particular reason you have to use this XSLT processor?

Ivan Pedruzzi
Stylus Studio Team


Vern HarshmanSubject: Error using
Author: Vern Harshman
Date: 24 Jan 2012 09:16 AM

Thank you very much for the quick reply. I will review it and let you know if I have any further questions.

I am receiving an XML file (meta data and xml) that I am using the XSLT to populate the tags with the meta data names. Once this is complete, I need to use some sort of command line (either in UNIX or Windows - still debating on which to use) command to create a new output file to pass to an MQ server to be sent to our vendor.

In answer to your question, I was searching the internet for a xslt processor and found XSLTPROC. Do you have any suggestions on any other products to use? Can Stylus Studio provide a command line processor?

By the way, just curious - where are you located?

Again, Thank you very much for your assistance.



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