Re: [xsl] Replacing HTML in my XML using XSLT

Subject: Re: [xsl] Replacing HTML in my XML using XSLT
From: Tech Jigyasu <techjigyasu@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2005 08:18:27 -0700 (PDT)
Thanks David,
   You are right. The xml has escaped html in it the
way you told me. I'm new to XSLT. I've gone through
the website already, but I found examples either too
complex for me. I have a real tight deadline, and need
an example which directly works for me. Could you send
me an exact solution to this? That would be so nice of

--- David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > When the XML has HTML tags in it ('e.g.' <b> Some
> > Text Here</b>. etc.),
> The symptoms you describe would not happen if theer
> were any tags, as
> then you would get a b eleemnt in the XSLt input,
> and value-of would not
> generate any markup from an element node.
> You presumably have teh HTML escaped so that it is
> explictly _not_ a
> tag, either using &lt; or (equivalently) a CDATA
> section, something like
> <title>&lt;b> Some Text Here&lt;/b></title>
>   <xsl:value-of
>   select="translate(atom:title,'&lt;/b&gt;','    
> ')" />
> translate translates individual characters so, as
> you observed, that
> translates each of < / b and > to a space.
> The FAQ at has examples of replace
> templates that you
> can use for replacing one string by another.
> David
> This e-mail has been scanned for all viruses by
> Star. The
> service is powered by MessageLabs. For more
> information on a proactive
> anti-virus service working around the clock, around
> the globe, visit:

Do You Yahoo!?
Tired of spam?  Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around 

Current Thread