[xsl] Re: Creating a XSL to return the input

Subject: [xsl] Re: Creating a XSL to return the input
From: "Dimitre Novatchev" <dnovatchev@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2003 21:25:57 +0100
"John Chen" <jchen@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> I would like to create an XSL that takes an XML file and returns it as its
> output. Is that easy to do?

Yes, use:

<xsl:copy-of select="/"/>

A lot more useful (because it can be overridden) is the following template,
known as the "identity transformation":

<xsl:template match="@*|node()">
    <xsl:apply-templates select="@*|node()"/>


Dimitre Novatchev.
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