Subject: RE: [xsl] Default values of template parameters|
From: "Julian Cox" <julian.cox@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 1 Aug 2006 15:21:16 +0100
Thanks David & Michael Had a feeling I was going to be out of luck with this one. I think I'll put my default values in my mapping file, keeps the users out of the code. Cheers Julian Julian Cox BSI Development Engineer Ultra Electronics Airport Systems Web: www.ultra-as.com > -----Original Message----- > From: Michael Kay [mailto:mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx] > Sent: 01 August 2006 12:58 > To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: RE: [xsl] Default values of template parameters > > > Is there a way to pass the parameter if the tested attribute > > exists and not pass anything, not even an empty string, if it > > does not? > > No: the only way to get the default value is to omit the xsl:with-param > entirely. > > It seems you need a different mechanism here, instead of > > <xsl:param name="p" select="default"/> > > you want > > <xsl:param name="p" select="()"/> > <xsl:variable name="p1" select="if ($p) then $p else default"/> > > That's 2.0 syntax of course but the principle is the same. > > Michael Kay > http://www.saxonica.com/ ________________________________________________________________________ "The information in this email and any attached files is confidential. It is intended solely for the use of the addressee. Any unauthorised disclosure or use is prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient of the message, please notify the sender immediately and do not disclose the contents to any other person, use it for any purpose, or store or copy the information in any medium. The views of the author may not necessarily reflect those of the company. The contents of an attachment to this e-mail may contain software viruses which could damage your own computer system. While Ultra Electronics Limited has taken every reasonable precaution to minimise this risk, we cannot accept liability for any damage which you sustain as a result of software viruses. You should carry out your own virus checks before opening the attachment."