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Re: [xsl] choosing what to include based on XML

From: "G. Ken Holman" <gkholman@-------------------->
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Date: 9/9/2003 7:10:00 AM
At 2003-09-09 15:29 +0100, Thomas Chiverton wrote:
The idea is that we have a node in the input XML to choose what style of
display to use, and then include this, but the xsl:include generates:
org.apache.xml.utils.URI$MalformedURIException: Path contains invalid
character: {

The code looks like:

<xsl:variable name="skin-Config">

        ../skin<xsl:value-of 
select="/report/header/skinInfo/skinFolderName"/>.xsl

</xsl:variable>



<xsl:include href="{$skin-Config}"/>

In the XSLT processing model the *entire* stylesheet has to be processed 
before the processor even looks at the source node file.



There is no way to influence the xsl:include and xsl:import statements by 
the source tree.



You could do a two-step process where in one stylesheet based on the source 
file you configure a new stylesheet fragment that you need and *then* run 
that new synthesized stylesheet fragment on the source file to get your result.



I hope this helps.



......................... Ken



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