RE: xsl:for-each--stuck on very basic issue
Are you sure you are getting your case right? XML is case-sensitive, and this sort of behavior commonly occurs when you forget that. Is your XML <page name='myname'> <index /> </page> -Corey > -----Original Message----- > From: owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > [mailto:owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Eric Taylor > Sent: Thursday, September 14, 2000 9:18 AM > To: 'AndrewWatt2000@xxxxxxx' > Cc: 'XSL-List@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx' > Subject: RE: xsl:for-each--stuck on very basic issue > > > I'm aware that my code was trying to do nothing other than repeat the line > "This is not showing up" each time it found an index node under > page. I had > some output that I was trying to generate and took it out (in > case there was > something wrong with my syntax, which would not be unusual) and just stuck > in the text to see if that would appear... but the problem is that I can't > even get the text to appear in the output. (Ultimately you're > right that I > want to output the @name with some other stuff, but if I'm not finding the > node at all, I can't output the name at all.) Also discovered that when I > use <xsl:apply-templates select="page">... that it won't find that either. > This is leading me to wonder if something is configured incorrectly on my > system, or perhaps something corrupted. > > Any further thoughts? Eric > > -----Original Message----- > From: AndrewWatt2000@xxxxxxx [mailto:AndrewWatt2000@xxxxxxx] > > <xsl:template match="page"> > <p><xsl:value-of select="@name"/></p> > <xsl:for-each select="index"> > <p>THIS IS NOT SHOWING UP</p> <!--*** problem here --> > </xsl:for-each> > </xsl:template> > > Eric, > > I am not precisely sure what it is you want to do. You didn't say. At the > moment your code seems to say for each <index> element do nothing. So, on > that basis, I would expect it to produce nothing within the > <xsl:for-each>. > > However, perhaps you wanted to achieve something like this. This works > adequately on Saxon. It doesn't produce anything spectacular but produces > output of the value of the entry attribute for each <index> element. > > <xsl:template match="page"> > <xsl:value-of select="@name"/> > <xsl:for-each select="index"> > <xsl:value-of select="@entry"/> > > THIS IS NOT SHOWING UP <!--*** problem here --> > > </xsl:for-each> > </xsl:template> > > I guess it may be something like that that you wanted to produce. > > Within the <xsl:for-each> element you need to define the > processing you want > > to be carried out. > > I hope that helps. > > Andrew Watt > > > XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list > XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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