[jdom-interest] Trouble with Embedded HTML during XSLT Transformation
KBlatt at edmunds.com
Wed Jun 6 12:32:10 PDT 2001
I'm desperately seeking help with a problem I'm having with an XSLT
transformation using JDom. I'm pretty new to Jdom/XSLT/etc. and I'm not
really sure if the problem is JDOM or XALAN related. Nonetheless, here
One of my XML elements has HTML text in it. I'm storing it as CDATA:
<FullButton><![CDATA[<input type ="hidden" name="year" value="2001"><input
type ="hidden" name="make" value="Volvo"><input type ="hidden" name="model"
value="S40"><input type ="hidden" name="trim" value="SE 4dr Sedan (1.9L 4cyl
After I do the transformation, the "<" and ">" are all transformed into <
and >, screwing up the html formatting. I have spent all morning trying
various fixes that I have found on various message boards, including:
* using disable-output-esacping="yes"- this just causes my resulting HTML
doc to have this declartion surrounding the appropriate text:
* using <xsl:copy-of .../> instead of <xsl:value-of>
* inserting a cdata-section-elements="//styleinfo/FullButton" element into
the <xsl:output .../> declaration.
I can't get anything to work. I was searching around on apache's Xalan
site, and it looks like Xalan *SHOULD* process this correctly. So I'm
wondering if it's something with JDom? For the most part, I am using the
most recent Jdom .java files from the CVS (as opposed to what's in the build
6 .jar file)- and I'm also using xalan.jar etc. from the Jdom repository.
Any advice is greatly appreciated!
kblatt at edmunds.com
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