[XSL-LIST Mailing List Archive Home] [By Thread] [By Date] [Recent Entries] [Reply To This Message]

Re: String cleaning in XSLT and XQuery

Subject: Re: String cleaning in XSLT and XQuery
From: James Cummings <james@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2010 11:26:32 +0000
Re:  String cleaning in XSLT and XQuery
On Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 11:14, Martin Honnen <Martin.Honnen@xxxxxx> wrote:
>> a) Am I doing this in a good way? Anything I've overlooked? (Always
>> happy to get tips on making things that already work better!)
>
> Doesn't using the replace function suffice for your requirement?
> B translate(replace(lower-case(normalize-space($string)), '[^a-z0-9\s]+',
> ''), ' ', '_')

*doh*  you are right, that does and makes it much more compact (and
presumably efficient)!

-James

Current Thread

PURCHASE STYLUS STUDIO ONLINE TODAY!

Purchasing Stylus Studio from our online shop is Easy, Secure and Value Priced!

Buy Stylus Studio Now

Download The World's Best XML IDE!

Accelerate XML development with our award-winning XML IDE - Download a free trial today!

Don't miss another message! Subscribe to this list today.
Email
First Name
Last Name
Company
Subscribe in XML format
RSS 2.0
Atom 0.3
Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Trademarks
Free Stylus Studio XML Training:
W3C Member
Stylus Studio® and DataDirect XQuery ™are products from DataDirect Technologies, is a registered trademark of Progress Software Corporation, in the U.S. and other countries. © 2004-2013 All Rights Reserved.