Re: Merging multiple documents with document() funtion
Hi, Thanks for the help. I have only tried it out with IE6, so i will give Mozilla a go (it has to be usable from within a browser). Cheers, Paul. ----- Original Message ----- From: "G. Ken Holman" <gkholman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> To: <xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Monday, January 14, 2002 7:26 PM Subject: Re: Merging multiple documents with document() funtion > At 2002-01-14 18:47 +0000, Paul Sprakes wrote: > >I have a source xml document which defines multiple url's to rss feeds. I > >then use an xsl transformation to combine these using a call to > >document(url) and then transform them into a single html page. Eveything > >works fine until one of the url's can't be reached (i.e. server goes down). > >When this happens, the processing stops > > This is an acceptable behaviour according to 12.1: > > If there is an error retrieving the resource, then > the XSLT processor may signal an error; if it does > not signal an error, it must recover by returning > an empty node-set. > > >and no more url's will be loaded. > > > >Is there any way to get the processor to continue to the next url if the > >prevous one cannot be resolved? > > This is a discretionary item for the processor to implement as it chooses > according to the two behaviours described by the specification ... there is > no XSLT way to force one behaviour or the other, this is an aspect of > vendor differentiation. Check the documentation of the vendors' tools. > > .................. Ken > > > -- > Training Blitz: 3-days XSLT/XPath, 2-days XSLFO - Feb 18-22, 2002 > > G. Ken Holman mailto:gkholman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Crane Softwrights Ltd. http://www.CraneSoftwrights.com/s/ > Box 266, Kars, Ontario CANADA K0A-2E0 +1(613)489-0999 (Fax:-0995) > ISBN 0-13-065196-6 Definitive XSLT & XPath > ISBN 1-894049-08-X Practical Transformation Using XSLT and XPath > ISBN 1-894049-07-1 Practical Formatting Using XSLFO > XSL/XML/DSSSL/SGML/OmniMark services, books(electronic, printed), > articles, training(instructor-live,Internet-live,web/CD,licensed) > Next public training: 2002-01-18,02-11,12,13,15,18,21, > - 03-11,14,15,18,19,04-08,09,10,12 > > > 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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