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XSLT - String manipulation

XSLT - String manipulation

(OP)
Good Day,

The variable ref contains a value that might or might not contain a period and the following code fails on the last line.

CODE


<xsl:choose>

 <xsl:when test="contains($ref,'.')">
      <xsl:variable name="refCut6" select="substring-before($ref, '.')"  />
 </xsl:when>

 <xsl:otherwise>
      <xsl:variable name="refCut6" select="$ref"  />
 </xsl:otherwise>

</xsl:choose>

<xxx><xsl:value-of select="$refCut6"/></xxx>



Any ideas?

Regards,
Dan



 

RE: XSLT - String manipulation

This makes $refCut6 in-scope.

<xsl:variable name="refCut6">
  <xsl:choose>
    <xsl:when test="contains($ref,'.')">
      <xsl:value-of select="substring-before($ref, '.')"  />
    </xsl:when>
    <xsl:otherwise>
      <xsl:value-of select="$ref"  />
    </xsl:otherwise>
  </xsl:choose>
</xsl:variable>
<xxx><xsl:value-of select="$refCut6"/></xxx>

RE: XSLT - String manipulation

(OP)
Beautiful as usual tsuji!

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