Re: XSL lint?
one could write a schema or schematron for xslt cheers, jim fuller ----- Original Message ----- From: "Bill Cohagan" <bill.cohagan@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> To: <xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, June 26, 2002 5:43 PM Subject: XSL lint? > Has anyone written a "lint" utility for XSL? Our group has noticed that > there is a set of common errors that aren't actually syntax errors, thus > aren't caught by the processor. These "silent" errors lead to much > frustration and gnashing of teeth. > > For example, have you ever done > > <xsl-value-of ...> rather than <xsl:value-of ...> ?? > > How about forgetting the "$" in a variable reference (resulting in XSL > interpreting as an element reference with the current context)? > > There are of course others, but these examples show the kind of thing I'm > talking about. Some of course would be more difficult than others to > "detect" with a lint type transform. > > Anyway, I was about to put this project on my "to-do" list, but thought I'd > see if anyone else might have already tackled the job. > > Regards, > Bill > > > 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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