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Subject: Re: How do I capture the text "around" a node?
From: Peter Lavender <plaven@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2002 00:31:46 +1000
peter lavender
Hi David,

> > When I do just variable name="txt" select="text()" i only get all text
> > up to the title tag.
> 
> Since you only showed your attempt rather than say what you actually
> want to get I'm guessing a bit but don't you just want
 
You are right, I wasn't clear enough in my explaination, I have
followed up to Jeni's posting that hopefully is a bit more clearer.

> <xsl:template match="book">
>       <fo:block font-size="12pt" font-family="serif" line-height="16pt">   
>          <xsl:apply-templates/>  
>      </fo:block>
> </xsl:template>

That's right, but I want to remove two chars, that weren't included in
my example xml text.  It's in the followup to Jeni's posting.

I have basically got around the problem by cheating a bit by writing
the text into the book node.  But a friend of mine coudln't figure out
how to do it, and it has since been something I want to understand...
rather that just have a fairly basic understanding of the whole
process.

so for the last 3 hours I have been at it trying to work out how to
capture all the text and remove the 2 chars ().  In the end I hit
google for a xsl mailing list as the qeuries I was using on google
weren't very good.. typically becuase I don't know the right
terminology to build the query.

Anyway, it's very late here now.. so I'm off to bed.

Thanks to everyone for responding so far.


Regards,

Pete.

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