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RE: [xsl] newbie question about strings and XPath expressions
Subject: RE: [xsl] newbie question about strings and XPath expressions|
Date: Wed, 20 Aug 2003 09:29:44 +0300
> Hello Jarno, thank you, it worked fine.
> I'm actually trying to extract the items of an enumeration in
> an xhtml file to present
> them as individual item elements in the xml output. Is there
> a way of iterating through
> this input text looking for the enumeration items? I mean,
> could I increment the number
> in the starts-with expression somehow?
By writing a recursive template you can increment the number used in the starts-with test. But couldn't you just test if the text node start with a number, e.g.
not(string(number(substring-before(., '.'))) = 'NaN')
Jarno - Hocico: Ruptura
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