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From KOZLOV Roman <r-koz...@opencascade.com>
Subject Re: Dynamically transform a generators output
Date Fri, 05 Apr 2002 13:41:39 GMT
Hi Chris,

Look at request selector usage in cocoon's default sitemap. Also, have a look at the very
good tutorial http://www.cocooncenter.de/cc/documents/resources/request-params/requestselector.html

Best regards
    Roman

"Shaw, Chris" wrote:

> Hi
>
> I have the following scenario...
>
> The user choses, on an HTML Form, for which format they want the output
> (e.g. PDF, XML, HTML, etc)...and the parameter called 'format' gets set as
> to whatever they chose
> ...eg format=pdf.
>
> A generator is called which executes a database query and returns all the
> data as XML...
>
> The problem?
> I want to use a different transformer depending on what the 'format'
> parameter was set to....
>
> I searched the docs and mailing archives already....but couldn't find the
> answer....
>
> This is what I have so far.....but the variable 'format' seems to get lost
> along the way.
>    <map:pipeline>
>         <map:match pattern="*-find">
>             <map:generate type="find-action"/>
>             <map:transform type="xslt" src="stylesheets/{format}.xsl"/>
>             <map:serialize/>
>         </map:match>
>     </map:pipeline>
>
> I did also discover from the docs the following tag:
>    <map:parameter name="use-request-parameters" value="true"/>
> but this states that the parameters are "available in the XSLT stylesheet" -
> and I need it before then (also I couldn't get it to work in the XSLT
> stylesheet anyway).
>
> Can someone point me in the right direction to overcoming this...
>
> Many TIA
>
> Chris
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