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Re: Entity inside an attribute

Subject: Re: Entity inside an attribute
From: Syd Bauman <Syd_Bauman@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2010 12:37:11 -0400
Re:  Entity inside an attribute
The "<" character is not allowed to occur unescaped in an attribute
value. That's just a hard-and-fast rule of XML. (See
http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/ production #10.)

The "<" character is escaped by using "&lt;", &#x3C;, or &#60;.

> Hello All,
> I am trying to create an HTML <td> tag with attribute
> But I am not able to get the greater than sign '>'.
> My output is coming as
> <td title="=COUNTIF(A3:A13<&gt;P)"></td>
> and I want
> <td title="=COUNTIF(A3:A13<>P)"></td>
> Following code I am using to create the td tag.
> <xsl:element name="td">
>     <xsl:attribute name="title">
>          <xsl:text disable-output-escaping="yes">=COUNTIF(A3:A13</xsl:text>
>           <xsl:text disable-output-escaping="yes">&lt;</xsl:text>
>           <xsl:text disable-output-escaping="yes">&gt;P)</xsl:text>
>      </xsl:attribute>
> </xsl:element>
> I tried this one too in my XSL
> <td title='=COUNTIF(A3:A13&lt;&gt;P)' />
> Please correct me where I am doing wrong.

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