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Subject: RE: [xsl] Can this be written in a shorter form?
From: "Ragulf Pickaxe" <jawxml@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 07 Jan 2004 09:15:32 +0000

Helle Joeri,


<xsl:when test="$node_detlijn[$node_position]/@type = 'text' or $node_detlijn[$node_position]/@type = 'style'">

I need to test if the attribute type = "style" or "text".


As far as I know, the syntax must be like your working solution:
test="$A='A' or $A='B' or $A='C'" <- The usual way

I don't think it is possible to group the right sides of the equations:
test="$A=('A' or 'B' or 'C')" <- Not possible
I have not tried this, but I seem to remember having seen on this list, that it is not possible.


If you have many tests (more than just two), perhaps it would be shorter if you make a variable with a short name that contains $node_detlijn[$node_position]/@type.

Regards,
Ragulf :)

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