Subject: Re: [xsl] translating and commenting punctuation [XSLT1.0]|
From: Andrew Welch <andrew.j.welch@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2011 12:15:10 +0000
On 24 February 2011 11:59, <pankaj.c@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Hello everybody, > > I am trying to translate "," in text to new line while keeping a copy of > it in comment. Some thing like below: > > XML > === > > <mytext>xxxx, yyyy, zzzzz, ttttt</mytext> > > Output Required > ========== > > <mytext>xxxx<!--,--> > yyyy<!--,--> > zzzzz<!--,--> > ttttt</mytext> > > > XSLT > ==== > > <xsl:template match="mytext"> > <xsl:copy> > <xsl:copy-of select="@*"/> > <xsl:value-of select="translate(.,',','
')"/> > </xsl:copy> > </xsl:template> > > This does the trick just to get hard enter but of course do not generate > the commented comma. I tried of using concat() along with translate but > that doesn't seems to be working. Shall I need to write another rule for > commenting the commas. I do not wish to do that as this is required for > this element only. > > Any clue will be great to get this done. Comment is required just for > repurposing. xsl:analyze-string is what you want for this. If you intend to process the commas later, you will be better off using markup rather than comments, so instead of <!--,--> use something like <whatever text=","/> -- Andrew Welch http://andrewjwelch.com