Re: [xsl] Escaping Characters in Dynamic data.

Subject: Re: [xsl] Escaping Characters in Dynamic data.
From: "Michael Beddow" <mbnospam@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2001 10:41:40 -0000
On Tuesday, February 13, 2001 8:56 AM
Owen wrote

> I have come across a problem when processing XML files produced
> by a script pulling back data from a database. If there are reserved
> characters within the database content being retrieved then some XML
> will throw up an error (depending on the character), so preventing
> processing (in this case transformation to html). The only
> solution I can think of at the moment is to CDATA every field I
> dynamically, as I have no control over the input into the database.

If you have sufficient access to the data to wrap it in CDATA,
couldn't you instead just fix the "reserved" characters (depending on
what precisely you mean by that) before letting the XSLT processor see

Michael Beddow

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