RE: tag minimisation
Hi, test for text(), if it is there write out the element, else don't. -Rob > -----Original Message----- > From: owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > [mailto:owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Andrew Welch > Sent: Tuesday, September 10, 2002 8:27 AM > To: Xsl-List (E-mail) > Subject: tag minimisation > > > > When elements like <div></div> get minimised by the processor to <div/> > it's *really* frustrating. > > I cannot stress how annoying it is to find that because you have an > element in your data that is empty, you get a minimised ouput element > where all following elements 'inherit' the style... > > For example: > > <div style="font-weight:bold"/> > <div>foo</div> > > will give you a bold 'foo'. > > I appreciate that html/css is at fault, but surely its easy to add a > minimisation='no' extension until browsers catch up...? That or > continue the advice of 'add a space to the end of the element to prevent > it getting minimised'... > > At the moment I can see no real benefit of enforcing minimisation. > > cheers > andrew > > --- > Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. > Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). > Version: 6.0.385 / Virus Database: 217 - Release Date: 04/09/2002 > > > 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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