RE: replacing images with alt tags
> I am trying to remove images when converting from xhtml to > wml. I want > to replace them with their alt tags. Below is my xslt. I want to > handle different cases such that if the image is the link for > an anchor > tag it is replaced with the alt text, if it is within a <p> > tag then it > places the alt tag in its place, and last if it is not within > either of > the above then it places the alt tag within its own <p> tags. What I > have below is not working. The only part that works is the otherwise > part. Is there something wrong with my choose? How can I do this > better? And how can I get the alt text to replace the > ||image skipped|| > that I currently have? And better yet is their a good way to do away > with this and convert images? That's probably wishful thinking :) > > <xsl:template match="img"> > <xsl:choose> > <xsl:when test="parent::a"> <!--img presents the src for an > image if the image is a link ie. has parent::a--> > <xsl:copy-of select="@alt"/> > </xsl:when> > <xsl:when test="parent::p"> > (image - <xsl:copy-of select="@alt"/>) > </xsl:when> > <xsl:otherwise> > <p> > ||image skipped|| > </p> > </xsl:otherwise> > </xsl:choose> > </xsl:template> > My first reaction on seeing this kind of template rule is to break it up: <xsl:template match="a/img"> <xsl:value-of select="@alt"/> <!-- ? --> </xsl:template> <xsl:template match="p/img"> <xsl:value-of select="@alt"/> <!-- ? --> </xsl:template> <xsl:template match="img"> <p><xsl:value-of select="@alt"/></p> </xsl:template> I don't know if this is exactly the output you wanted, your description implied some difference between the a/img and p/img cases but I can't quite see what the difference is. Michael Kay Software AG home: Michael.H.Kay@xxxxxxxxxxxx work: Michael.Kay@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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