Re: [xsl] Document() and &

Subject: Re: [xsl] Document() and &
From: Zack Brown <zbrown@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 31 May 2002 11:23:40 -0700
This solution doesn't work for me. I see a similar problem, as described

The problem is that I need to take a URL from an XML file, and put it
into an attribute of a tag in the HTML file being generated.

Many thanks,

On Fri, May 17, 2002 at 09:17:40AM -0700, Stuart Celarier wrote:
> Jeni, you wrote:
> > If I understand what you're saying, it doesn't sound right to me.
> That is because you understand what I'm saying and it is not right. I
> did not pay enough attention to the question. The goose has come home to
> roost.
> To confirm what you say, here is a snippet of working code that I was
> playing with only the other day.
>   <xsl:template match='authorRequest'>
>     <xsl:variable name='URL'>
>       http://localhost/sql?sql=select+*+from+authors+where+au_lname=
>         '<xsl:value-of select='lastName'/>'
>         +for+xml+auto&amp;root=query
>     </xsl:variable>
>     <xsl:copy-of select="document($URL)/query/authors"/>
>   </xsl:template>
> This performs correctly using the .NET XSLT processor. Ampersand is
> encoded in the URL using &amp; in its intended meaning.
> Honk, honk! I hear the geese flying over just now. Maybe one of them was
> sent by Josh, too?
> Cheers,
> Stuart
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