[XSL-LIST Mailing List Archive Home]
RE: [xsl] Variable in template atrribute "match" with Xalan and MSXML
Subject: RE: [xsl] Variable in template atrribute "match" with Xalan and MSXML|
From: "Michael Kay" <michael.h.kay@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 16 Mar 2002 09:46:48 -0000
> I have to work with Xalan and MSXML4.
> I have such xsl style:
> <xsl:param name="pMenuItemID"/>
> <xsl:template match="id($pMenuItemID)">
> <xsl:value-of select="@caption"/>
> It works excelent with Xalan but it doesn't work with MSXML4.
> I get: "id($pMenuItemID)' is an invalid XPath expression."
A match pattern in xsl:template is not allowed to contain a variable
reference. MSXML4 is right to reject it, though it seems to be a very odd
error message to produce.
XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list