RE: Question Regarding the display of <a> tag from XML
Many thanks to Steve and David. Spencer, I'm sorry I didn't post my XSL... I totally spaced that. The copy-of worked! I didn't even know about copy-of, so it was great to learn something knew. Thanks! Tim -----Original Message----- From: Steve [mailto:subsume@xxxxxxxxx] Sent: Wednesday, March 21, 2007 10:48 AM To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: Re: Question Regarding the display of <a> tag from XML use copy-of instead of value-of =) If you think about it, <a>, while its still HTML, its also legitimate XML. -Steve On 3/21/07, Tim Golen <tim@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Hello, > > I'm new to the group, and fairly new to XSL. I'm using XML version 1.0 and > XSL version 1.0. I'm building a site with PHP and I have a message stored > in a MySQL database that I'm trying to display to the user. This is what > the message looks like in the database: > > One of the swarms you have joined called "Whiskies Cat Food" has entered a > bid battle. To view this swarm, click <a > href="index.php?module=swarm&action=view&swarmId=1">here</a>. > > My xml looks like this: > > <message> > <from>Whiskies Cat Food</from> > <subject>Swarm In Bid Battle!</subject> > <timeSent>20070321113046</timeSent> > <message><![CDATA[One of the swarms you have joined called > "Whiskies Cat Food" has entered a bid battle. To view this swarm, click <a > href="index.php?module=swarm&action=view&swarmId=1">here</a>.]]></me > ssage> > > <deleteUrl>index.php?module=myeswarm&action=deleteMessage&messageId= > 35</deleteUrl> > </message> > > Unfortunately the XSL displays it exactly as what's in the database, and the > anchor tags don't become a link. If I remove the <![CDATA]> from the XML > the XSL just displays the message as the following and throws out the anchor > tags completely: > > One of the swarms you have joined called "Whiskies Cat Food" has entered a > bid battle. To view this swarm, click here. > > Can you help me to get the anchor tag to display as an actual link that can > be clicked on? > Thanks, > Tim
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