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Re: Using translate() for single quotes in XSL1.0
Subject: Re: Using translate() for single quotes in XSL1.0|
From: "Oleg Konovalov" <olegkon@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 26 Aug 2006 22:37:14 -0400
I am trying to replace 1 single quote with 2 single quotes. Should it
work in template ?
I do not have to option to upgrade to XSLT1.0 for many reasons.
On 8/25/06, Michael Kay <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
The translate() function does one-to-one replacement of characters. To do
anything else, use the replace() function in XSLT 2.0, or look at the FAQ
under "replace" to see how to do it under 1.0.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Oleg Konovalov [mailto:olegkon@xxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: 25 August 2006 21:12
> To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: ythakare@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Using translate() for single quotes in XSL1.0
> I am writing an XSL Transformer for SQL query and some of the
> column values ("ASSOCIATION_NAME") in DB might have a single
> quote in the name, which poses a problem in SQL.
> <xsl:text> ...
> (SELECT association_id
> FROM ASSOCIATION
> WHERE association_name='</xsl:text>
> ) )</xsl:text>...
> like: "MACY'S"
> So I tried to use to replace 1 single quote in the column values with
> 2 single quotes
> which SQL should resolve using translate(value, "'", "''").
> But there is such a mishmash of quotes and double quotes that
> it's impossible to resolve:
> <xsl:value-of select='translate(
> $row/sht:Cell[sht:Name="ASSOCIATION_NAME"]/sht:Content, '"", "'''")'/>
> Any way around it, maybe via ASCII of single quotes ?
> Thank you in advance,
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