Re: attribute order
On Thursday 21 February 2002 08:45, Andy Joslin wrote: > In my experience you can control the order using xsl-attribute-sets > > e.g. > > <xsl:attribute-set name="table580"> > <xsl:attribute name="border">0</xsl:attribute> > <xsl:attribute name="cellpadding">0</xsl:attribute> > <xsl:attribute name="cellspacing">0</xsl:attribute> > <xsl:attribute name="width">580</xsl:attribute> > </xsl:attribute-set> > > results in.. > > <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="580"> It was my experience that processors that change the order tend to alphabetize the attributes, or, if the processor happens to store the attributes in a hash-map of some kind, seemingly random order. Have you tried if rearranging the attribute-set has the same effect in the output? > > though I agree that the order isn't really that significant > > > cheers > > > Andy > > > -----Original Message----- > From: David Carlisle [mailto:davidc@xxxxxxxxx] > Sent: 21 February 2002 16:18 > To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: Re: attribute order > > > After an XSL transformation, the attributes in the HTML tags are > > reordered. > > > Any idea why this is happening and what can be done about it? > > In both XML and HTML the ordering of attributes is insignificant. > You can not control this from XSLT, any more than you can control whether > " or ' is used around the value. > > 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 > > XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list -- Peter Davis All the simple programs have been written. XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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