Subject: RE: [xsl] GMT to BST converter|
From: "tom tom" <tomxsllist@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 15:56:11 +0100
From: "Michael Kay" <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Reply-To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx To: <xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Subject: RE: [xsl] GMT to BST converter Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 13:04:38 +0100
Before you can convert the date/time you have to parse it. EXSLT has a date:parse-date() function but it's not widely implemented. I think I would escape out to an extension function for this one.
XSLT 2.0, for once, doesn't help you here, at least not directly.
Michael Kay http://www.saxonica.com/
> -----Original Message----- > From: tom tom [mailto:tomxsllist@xxxxxxxxxxx] > Sent: 15 April 2005 12:21 > To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: [xsl] GMT to BST converter > > I need to write a template in XSLT 1 that converts a GMT > feed, for example: > > <Date>Tuesday, 18 February, 2003, 15:21 GMT</Date> > > to British summer time. I don't want to have to update it > every 6 months! > Has anyone done this before? > > Thanks > > Tom > > _________________________________________________________________ > Want to block unwanted pop-ups? Download the free MSN Toolbar now! > http://toolbar.msn.co.uk/
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