[xsl] Re: Sorting on call-template value?

Subject: [xsl] Re: Sorting on call-template value?
From: "Dimitre Novatchev" <dnovatchev@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 13 Apr 2003 21:39:15 +0200
> Use a variable?
> <xsl:variable name="sortkey">
>   <xsl:call-template name="foo"/>
> </xsl:variable>
> <xsl:for-each select="/some/nodes">
>   <xsl:sort select="string($sortkey)"/>
>   ...

Obviously, this is not a solution -- a sort key must be a function of the
current node if it is to be of any use. The value of the sort key above
would be constant for all /some/nodes and will not cause any changes in the
order  they are represented in the node-list.


Dimitre Novatchev.
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