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Re: [xsl] not having all the children of an element in the output
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From: "Vasu Chakkera" <vasucv@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2003 20:19:16 -0800
Something like this should work
This is doing Identity transformation and not telling what to do with the
So you copy everything except the term node.
Do the same to the <note> node If you want the note node to be left..
hope this helps
----- Original Message -----
From: "Toma Tasovac" <ttasovac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2003 4:04 AM
Subject: [xsl] not having all the children of an element in the output
> Hi! This is a pretty basic question, so I hope you won't mind me
> posting it here.
> I have an XML doc which contains certain marked terms and has notes
> attached next to them, like this:
> <p>some text <term>some phrase</term><note><term>basic form of the
> phrase><gloss>explanation of the phrase</gloss>some text.</p>
> In other words, <p> element can have two children: <term> marking the
> phrase as it appears in the text and being part of the text itslef, and
> <note> which attaches a note explaining the term in some detail.
> I am having problems designing an xsl template which will output:
> <p>some text<term>some phrase</term>some text</p>
> i.e. which will include only one of the two possible children
> elements... Everything I do outputs either both <term> and <note> OR
> neither one of them... What's the trick?
> Many thanks in advance,
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