RE: XSL, Escaping, undocumented?
> From: owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > [mailto:owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of FireNet - > Information > Sent: Sunday, June 15, 2003 11:02 AM > To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: SV: XSL, Escaping, undocumented? > > > XSL will try to retrieve a value from the URL: > www.time.gov/time.asp?state=la&applysummertime=no If this is really the case, your XSLT engine is severely broken. Which one is it? Do you have an HTTP trace of the GET request? > ... > > The question is, more directly: How do I put a & in an URL, that I can pass > to the document() function. Using "&". The XSLT processor should never do a GET request with the XML-escaped ampersand, though. > I have another question: > How do I combine two variables? > Say, I have the variables; first, second, third - each with the respective > values 1, 2, 3. > > How do I do something like: <xsl:value-of > select="$first$second$third"/> (in > ASP you would write >> first & second & third << to get the value "123". select="concat($first,$second,$third)" > That way, I could, perhaps, define a variable with the value of "&", and use > it in the URL? ...but I'd be really surprised if this would help. Julian XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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