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Re: Finding source file date/time from XSLT

Subject: Re: Finding source file date/time from XSLT
From: Jens Stavnstrup <js@xxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2006 16:13:50 +0100 (CET)
ant date
No. Since, I am using Ant to transform ALL files with the Ant task xslt,
there is no way I can specify the date of the file in the call to saxon.

However, I just realised, that I can identify the source file using
document-uri(), so it should be possible to just call java from the XSLT
file.


Regards,

Jens

On Fri, 10 Feb 2006, Antsnio Mota wrote:

> Can't you just send the date/time of the file as a parameter to the XSLT?
>
> On 10/02/06, Jens Stavnstrup <js@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > I am current using Ant 1.6.5, Saxon 8.6 and Xerces 2.7.1 to transform a
> > large set of XHTML files (adding header, footer, menu bar etc.).
> > Additionally, I would like to add a time stamp of the source file in the
> > transformed file (i.e. not the time the file was transformed, but the
last
> > time it was edited).
> >
> > When browsing the XSLTProcess.java from the Ant distribution, it looks as
> > if the input file is send to the XSLT processor as a java.io.File object.
> > So as far as I can see, it should be possible to write a Saxon
> > Extension function, which can return the date/time of the processed XML
> > file - please, correct me if I am wrong.
> >
> > Since I am far from a Java Whiz, I hope that somebody can provide me with
> > a hint or two on how to implement such an extension function.
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > Jens

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