Re: RE: Error xsl:param may not be used here
> > From: "Andrew Welch" <awelch@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> > Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2002 10:39:58 +0100 > To: <xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> > Subject: RE: Error xsl:param may not be used here > > > > The problem is that your <xsl:param> is wrongly > > placed.<xsl:param> is a top > > level element ie, child of <xsl:stylesheet> element or if it is in a > > template then it must be the immediate child of the > > <xsl:template> element. > > so in your case, because you have an <xsl:variable> element > > before the > > <xsl:param> element, its reporting the error message. > > Thats interesting - saxon 6.5.2 allows this (as stated msxml doesnt). This is a known bug in Saxon 6.5.2 - it shouldn't be allowed. > > The specs says: > > 11.5 "As well as being allowed at the top-level, both xsl:variable and > xsl:param are also allowed in templates. xsl:variable is allowed > anywhere within a template that an instruction is allowed. In this case, > the binding is visible for all following siblings and their descendants. > Note that the binding is not visible for the xsl:variable element > itself. xsl:param is allowed as a child at the beginning of an > xsl:template element. In this context, the binding is visible for all > following siblings and their descendants. Note that the binding is not > visible for the xsl:param element itself." > > Has this followed through into xslt 2.0 as its not mentioned in the > draft? > The content model is unchanged in 2.0: <xsl:template match = pattern name = qname priority = number mode = tokens> <!-- Content: (xsl:param*, content-constructor) --> </xsl:template> Michael Kay XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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