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From "Timothy Jones" <Timothy.Jo...@syniverse.com>
Subject RE: [Announce] Escaping double quotation marks in XSL
Date Wed, 24 Oct 2007 16:14:28 GMT
Maybe you should explore something like this:
    <xsl:element name='image'>
        <xsl:for-each select='@*'>
            <xsl:attribute name='qname(.)'><xsl:value-of select='.'
This way, the transformer is at least aware of the tag you are trying to
insert into the output.


From: keshlam@us.ibm.com [mailto:keshlam@us.ibm.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, October 24, 2007 11:58 AM
To: Brian Minchau
Cc: general@xml.apache.org; tranceradi@hotmail.com;
Subject: Re: [Announce] Escaping double quotation marks in XSL

> Assuming that you are only interested in stream serialization, have
> thought of doing the serialization yourself for particular elements?
> example, something like this:
> <!-- self serialization of image elements with tag for image done in
but delegate attributes serialization -->
> <xsl:template match="image">
>  <![CDATA[ <image]>><xsl:apply-templates select="@*"/> <![CDATA[
> </xsl:template>

I *REALLY* detest that idiom. I've seen many people hurt themselves by
trying to hand-generate XML; I consider it a very bad practice. Unless
you're forced to do it in order to work with a downstream tool which has
not been implemented correctly, I would recommend finding another
solution. Any other solution.

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