Subject: Re: [xsl] trying to drop leading/trailing WS text nodes from verb atim|
From: "Robert P. J. Day" <rpjday@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 3 Sep 2003 08:41:02 -0400 (EDT)
On Wed, 3 Sep 2003, David Carlisle wrote: > The solution in the quoted archive is a little more complicated than > needed as you don't need to test > starts-with($astr,'
') or > starts-with($astr,'
')"> > as there won't be any #xD or #xA#xD pairs as the XML parser normalises > all line endings to #xA before XSLT starts. but the code you're referring to is for removing *leading* linefeeds from the left, so that normalization won't have any effect, will it? the code seems to be considering the possibility of mixed spaces/ tabs/linefeeds/carriage returns, and the normalization you're talking about is only for the end of lines, no? rday XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list