Subject: Re: [xsl] open and closed tag merged into one using HTML output|
From: "David Smith" <david.smith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2003 16:54:25 -0600
J.Pietschmann wrote:what namespace should I use then?
David Smith wrote:
<textarea name="text"><xsl:value-of select="/root/description"/></textarea>This should not happen if the output method was correctly set to HTML.
but when it is parsed, as there is no /root/description element, or it's empty, it comes out like this:
No, this is correct output, because the stylesheet has a default namespace set
(xmlns="http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/strict"). The spec calls for XML syntax to
be used when serializing an element that's not in the empty namespace.