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Re: [xsl] namespace problems???
Date: 11/12/2002 10:44:00 AM
Thank you very much for clarifying that. The problem is, I'm using Microsoft's sharepoint in which this particular file is involved, so I think I need to use this namespace because they are using MSXML and my managers will probably have a problem with the download. Do you see any other way of getting around this? If not, I'll just state my case. Thanks again Sal --- Mike Brown <mike@xxxxxxxx> wrote: > SAL ROSALES Jr. wrote: > > Hi, > > > > I don't know if this is actually a names pace > problem > > but here it is. I have a few XSL files that set > [...] > > > > xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform" > > Here you have said that elements, attributes and > XPath function calls bearing > the xsl: prefix in their names are in the > http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform > namespace. When those things are associated with > this URI, it means that they > are XSLT 1.0 instructions and functions, which are > what you should be using. > > > xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/TR/WD-xsl" > > Here you have said that the elements with the xsl: > prefix are instructions > from an obsolete pre-1.0 working draft (Dec 1998) > that Microsoft decided to > support in MSXML2 and has never given up on. There > is no practical reason to > use this except if you want your code to work within > the version of MSXML that > ships with IE5, and do not want to make people > download MSXML3 via a simple > ActiveX control. > > See http://www.netcrucible.com/ for the MSXML FAQ > which will explain further. > This FAQ is also on the MSDN site, where you can > seek answers to further > WD-xsl namespace questions. > > Look here for conformance charts for various MSXML > versions: > http://www.vbxml.com/xsl/XSLTRef.asp > http://www.vbxml.com/xsl/XPathRef.asp > > ...It will probably explain why you can't use param > in the obsolete namespace. > > - Mike > ____________________________________________________________________________ > mike j. brown | xml/xslt: > http://skew.org/xml/ > denver/boulder, colorado, usa | resume: > http://skew.org/~mike/resume/ > > XSL-List info and archive: > http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list > XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list