Re: [xsl] Saxon SQL extension

Subject: Re: [xsl] Saxon SQL extension
From: "Manfred Staudinger" <manfred.staudinger@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2007 18:35:07 +0200
Hi Marijan,

I think in the example the version="2.0" attribute for the stylesheet is


On 27/06/07, Mario Madunic <hajduk@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
Been following the discussion on the Saxon SQL Extension with interest and
decided to give it a try as this will fit into a project I'm working on at

If this is off topic I do apologize in advance.

I'm using the latest saxon8.jar ( from the command line and the XSLT
XML files are from the Saxonica site.

I get the following error message:
java -jar saxon8.jar books.xml sql.xsl

Warning: at xsl:stylesheet on line 9 of file:/C:/RBI/sqlTest/sql.xsl:
  Running an XSLT 1.0 stylesheet with an XSLT 2.0 processor
sql:connect is not available
Connecting to jdbc:odbc:test...
SQL extensions are not installed
Processing terminated by xsl:message at line 28 in sql.xsl

In the example it doesn't use the jar file but a call to a Java class (I
as am not Java savvy). Now I'm guessing that is my problem or that I need
commercial version of Saxon to run this extension.

Any help in getting this example up and running will be greatly appreciated.

Marijan (Mario) Madunic

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