Re: [xsl] If condition

Subject: Re: [xsl] If condition
From: "Earl Spencer" <eapencer74@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2001 19:22:32 -0000
hi THomas,
I am just checking it against the stylesheet parameter which i pass here $searchList is a stylesheet parameter which has all the required id's and then i check if any of the BCID's match with the
search list and if it is presennt i copy it but my condition does not work.

From: "Thomas B. Passin" <tpassin@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Subject: Re: [xsl] If condition
Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2001 13:24:37 -0400

[Earl Spencer]

> <xsl:template match="MC">
>         <xsl:if test="contains($searchList,
> concat(normalize-space(SC/@BCID), ','))">
>                 <MC id="{@id}">
>                     <xsl:apply-templates/>
>                 </MC>
>         </xsl:if>
> </xsl:template>
> String i pass is 23,23,23, gives a right result
> String i pass 23, gives me a wrong result.

Your expression

concat(normalize-space(SC/@BCID), ',')

adds a comma at the end of the normalized string, so naturally "23" isn't
found.  "23," would have been found.

Tom P

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