Re: [xsl] Namespaces and the identity transform

Subject: Re: [xsl] Namespaces and the identity transform
From: David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 18:21:36 GMT
> How can I design an identity transform that applies the default namespace to
> the output? 

you want to change body-in-no-namespace to body-in-xhtml to xslt that is
basically a name change, and you'd code it the same way as any other
name change

<xsl:template match="*">
<xsl:element name="{local-name()}" namespace="";>

You had
<xsl:template match="*">
	<xsl:element name="{name()}">

which also works as xhtml is the default in the stylesheet ,but I
usualy prefer the other form as it is clearer, or more verbose or


This message has been checked for all known viruses by Star Internet
delivered through the MessageLabs Virus Scanning Service. For further
information visit or alternatively call
Star Internet for details on the Virus Scanning Service.

 XSL-List info and archive:

Current Thread