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   Re: [xml-dev] xsl file problem

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At 2004-04-29 12:41 +0000, nick tsirakis wrote:
>well i have a problem with something,
>i have an xml file and i have created an xsl file to parse my data for my 
>php page.
>the xsl code is here:
>i want in this code to have a sorting of "nodename" but i tried to put the
><xsl:sort select="nodename"/>
>inside this code nut it does not work......

You don't say where you've put the instruction .. have you tried to put it 
in your <xsl:apply-templates/> as in:

<xsl:template match="categorylist">
<table width="365" border="0">
    <xsl:apply-templates select="category">
       <xsl:sort select="nodename"/>

Remember that the <xsl:sort/> instruction can only be used to modify the 
two instructions that create current node lists: <xsl:apply-templates> and 

I hope this helps.

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

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