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Re: Plain Text Handling in XSLT Output
Subject: Re: Plain Text Handling in XSLT Output|
From: "Georg Hohmann" <georg.hohmann@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 7 Jun 2006 12:16:54 +0200
Thanks for your quick response.
I'm currently reading Michael Kay's "XSLT2.0" and i didn't made it to
page 459 yet so i was not aware of the element xsl:text. :-) This is
exactly what i need, thanx!
2006/6/7, David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx>:
white space nodes in a stylesheet are stripped by default) (so you can
indent your xsl code without affecting the result. various ways to
change the default the easiest is to use <xsl:text>...</xsl:text>
<xsl:value-of select="Firstname"/> <xsl:value-of select="Lastname"/>
<xsl:value-of select="concat(Firstname,' ',Lastname)"/>
or (in XSLT2)
That node is not white space it;s a newline a bunch of spaces and a ( so
is not stripped and appears as is in the result. Golden rule is always
put all text in an xsl:text element if you are indenting code
now the indentation spaces are in white space text nodes and so are
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