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RE: [xsl] Problems with characters

From: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@------>
Date: 2/20/2002 1:15:00 AM
> From: owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:owner-xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Ragulf
> Pickaxe
> Sent: Wednesday, February 20, 2002 11:48 AM
> To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [xsl] Problems with characters
> >Ragulf Pickaxe wrote:
> > > Well, actually I do seem to have more problems because I deleted a
> >comment
> > > in the second stylesheet and it suddently worked, showing the right
> > > characters(!).
> >
> >Luck :)
> >
> > > Then I tried oppening a new window, not changing anything,
> and it showed
> >it
> > > wrongly (again).
> >
> >See? :)
> Well, I have tested some more, and I think the problem is not
> about data but
> about loading the stylesheet.
> All times, when I open a new window, first time it shows it
> wrongly, second
> and subsequent times it shows the characters right.
> This is the part of the asp page, that loads and transforms the
> document, I
> note that I have not written anything about
> xml/xsl.async = false. Can this be the problem?

It should be set to false unless you really are prepared to handle

> ..
> Set oXml = Server.CreateObject("MSXML2.DOMDocument")
> Set oXsl = Server.CreateObject("MSXML2.DOMDocument")
> call oXml.loadXML(vXmlData)
> call oXsl.load(Server.MapPath(".\Stylesheets\File.xsl"))
> sData=oXml.transformNode(oXsl)
> Response.Write(sData)

Never do that. You'll loose encoding information.


	oXml.transformNode(oXsl, Response)


And complain to MSDN about their faulty examples.

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