Re: Directory listing, as xml file
2008/6/1 Michael Kay <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>: >> Any suggestions how this might be done (mostly) with xslt? > > I think that all three currently-available XSLT 2.0 processors allow you to > do > > <xsl:for-each select="collection('file:///temp/dir')"> > <xi:include href="document-uri(.)"/> > </xsl:for-each> > > though it's a bit painful as it's likely to involve actually parsing each of > the documents in the collection, which is of course unnecessary if you only > want the names. Also it will give you an absolute URI rather than a relative > one. This is the way I've done it 95% of the time (with saxon:discard-document to prevent memory issues) On the odd occasion where parsing the XML is overly time consuming I've just called out to Java from Saxon - I don't have the code to hand to cut and paste into the email but it's simple enough. Some code is here: http://www.biglist.com/lists/lists.mulberrytech.com/xsl-list/archives/200607/msg00568.html -- Andrew Welch http://andrewjwelch.com Kernow: http://kernowforsaxon.sf.net/
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