Re: xsl formating string
Sorry my xml is not like that... Here is a sample of my xml <row> <line_sequence>3</line_sequence> <transaction_detail> Transaction Activity</transaction_detail> <format_control>C1</format_control> <group_no>1</group_no> </row> format_control determines the format of transaction_detail --- JBryant@xxxxxxxxx wrote: > Hi, Josh, > > For the sake of this dicussion, I assume that the > strings are contained in > elements and that the elements have format > attributes, thus: > <someElement format="C1">Some String</someElement> > > In that case, you can do this: > <xsl:template match="someElement"> > <xsl:choose> > <xsl:when test="@format='C1'"> > <span style="color:#0000FF"><xsl:value-of > select="."/></span> > </xsl:when> > <xsl:when test="@format='.0'"> > <xsl:value-of select="concat(., '.0')"/> > </xsl:when> > <xsl:when test="somethingElse"> > And so on... > </xsl:when> > <xsl:otherwise> > <xsl:message>Ruh Roh! No format!</xsl:message> > </xsl:otherwise> > </xsl:choose> > </xsl:template> > > If the source document contains the strings and > format values in some > other structure, you'll have to adjust, but I hope > you get the idea. If > you can't figure it out, post a sample of your > source document's > structure. > > Jay Bryant > Bryant Communication Services > (presently consulting at Synergistic Solution > Technologies) > > > > > josh higgins <doopsterus@xxxxxxxxx> > 04/05/2005 01:06 PM > Please respond to > xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > > > To > xsl <xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> > cc > > Subject > xsl formating string > > > > > > > I have a xml file that I has strings in it. I want > to > do so sort of if logic that says if it is "C1" > format > with blue text if it is "U1" format it with > underline. > Then if it is "0" I want to concatenate a .0 on the > end of that how can that be done? How can I do > these > things. I know that I will probably use an xsl:if > but I am not sure what the snytax is with comparing > strings. Can someone give me a sample code of how > this would be done? Thanks! > > Josh > > __________________________________________________ > Do You Yahoo!? > Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam > protection around > http://mail.yahoo.com > > __________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! Personals - Better first dates. More second dates. http://personals.yahoo.com
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