RE: [xsl] Date Conversion

Subject: RE: [xsl] Date Conversion
From: "Emmanuel Oviosa" <Emmanuel.Oviosa@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 13:10:02 +0100
Thanks David.

-----Original Message-----
From: David Carlisle [mailto:davidc@xxxxxxxxx]
Sent: 23 October 2002 12:22
To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [xsl] Date Conversion

> I need to know how to convert an attribute nodeTypeValue to a DATE or
> since it is a STRING. In XML and XSLT.

XPath (1) does not have specific types for dates and times. You can use
string functions such as substring and substring-before to convert
between formats such as "jan 1st 2002" and "2002-01-01" but the details
depend on exactly what your input format and desired output formats are.


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