Re: output escaping (i just dont get it)
> I would have thought that all 'input' strings would have to be well-formed > for the transformation to take place. in the api you are using the input param values are passed as strings, they are not parsed by an xml parser, so & means & and <hello>a</hello> is a string of length 17 characters. > Anyway, to get the result that i wanted, i changed the rule as follows: > <h2><xsl:value-of select="$heading" > disable-output-escaping="yes"/></h2> using d-o-e is almost always the wrong thing to do. here you surely just want <xsl:value-of select="$heading"/> and pass in the value of the heading as a string. David _____________________________________________________________________ This message has been checked for all known viruses by Star Internet delivered through the MessageLabs Virus Scanning Service. For further information visit http://www.star.net.uk/stats.asp or alternatively call Star Internet for details on the Virus Scanning Service. XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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