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RE: centralised alphabetical order ...
Subject: RE: centralised alphabetical order ...|
From: "james walker" <jameswalkerandy@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2004 14:09:24 +0100
How about trying to copy the contents of each document into a varibale and
then nodesetting that? I have tried to do someting like this but it
complains about the filename or extension being too long:
<xsl:variable name="nsindex" select="xx:node-set($index)"/>
<xsl:copy-of select="document($nsindex/Best_Practices)" />
<xsl:variable name="newvariable" select="xx:node-set($oldvariable)"/>
<xsl:key name="cat-by-firstocc" match="link" use="substring(title,1,1)" />
<!--Create the two divs and place content inside-->
place the select key statment inside here?
From: "Michael Kay" <mhk@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: centralised alphabetical order ...
Date: Thu, 1 Apr 2004 13:41:35 +0100
The key() function locates nodes within the document containing the context
node. You have to know which documents you want to search, it's not capable
of searching across documents.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: james walker [mailto:jameswalkerandy@xxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: 01 April 2004 11:40
> To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: RE: centralised alphabetical order ...
> When u said "You don't need to worry that the key is defined
> against every
> >document; the document to be searched is determined when you
> call the key()
> " which key function did u mean?
> At the moment
> <xsl:key name="cat-by-firstocc" match="link"
> use="substring(title,1,1)" />
> ths statement only seems to be matching key values to titles
> in the input
> document (which doesnt contain anything as all the links are
> in seperate
> documents within $nsindex)?
> I wanted to match all the titles in all documents under
> nsindex using the
> same xsl:key statement. For example, if i had 4 files with
> one title in each
> which started with the letter A, i would want the statement
> select="key('cat-by-firstocc', A)"> to go through all of
> those documents.
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