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Re: [xsl] Verifying large XSL transform output

Subject: Re: [xsl] Verifying large XSL transform output
From: Wolfgang Laun <wolfgang.laun@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:51:51 +0100

What about a simple word frequency count from the processed output, both


On 11/02/2014, Matthew Stoeffler <Matthew.Stoeffler@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I have a question about verifying XSL transform output.  I'm moving somewhat
> large XML docs --digital books-- from one format into another (archival)
> format, with lots of pulling and pushing.  The source format is,
> euphemistically speaking, 'interesting', and not the kind of thing you'd
> necessarily want to emulate: lots of too-loose content models granting
> multiple structural variations for the same intellectual object; much
> cross-document referencing via PIs, etc.  The transform scripts are large.
> I know my results are valid in the new format; I'm now trying to confirm
> that I'm capturing all the content.  I've done analysis of ID's from source
> to output.  I have contemplated ways of counting text nodes, or text string
> length, as another possible approach.  I'd love some feedback from the list
> on metrics others have tried and what seems to work best.  Thanks in
> advance.
> m./

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