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Cannot solve the following Exception:The primary document entity could not be opened.

Posted on 2003-03-12
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When parsing a xml file with xsl file which includes a common.xsl using C++ xalan, such error occurs occationally(not always) :
An exception occurred! Type:RuntimeException, Message:The primary document entity could not be opened. Id=file:///home/common.xsl

How can i fixed so that i can prevent such error again ??
Thanks a lot.

THe following is the format of the xml and the xsls.
(1234.xml)
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO8859-1"?>
<Book>
   .......
  <Name>book mark</Name>
  .......
</Book>
(1234.xsl)
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<xsl:stylesheet xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform" version="1.0">
<xsl:output method="text" encoding="ISO8859-1"/>
<xsl:include href="common.xsl"/>
  <xsl:template match="/">
     .......
     <xsl:variable name="Name" select="Book/Name"/>    
     <xsl:call-template name="left-space-format">
         <xsl:with-param name="string1" select="$Name"/>
     </xsl:call-template>
     .......
  </xsl:template>
</xsl:stylesheet>
(Common.xsl)
<xsl:stylesheet xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform" version="1.0">
........
<xsl:template name="left-space-format">
<xsl:param name="string1"/>
..........
</xsl:template>
...........
</xsl:stylesheet>

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Question by:bigmouth1979
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Quite clearly it cannot open the include file. I personally don't like the URL file:///home/common.xsl

Although I presume that /home/common.xsl exists and is in good spirits, I suspect that the URL resolver is trying to handle the implied "localhost" part, possibly connecting to the local filestore remotely????? (I've done this on Windows, not however with Xalan, but with //computername/c/dir/file.txt - it didn't optimize the /// part out!)

If there is nothing against it, I'd make the reference in the XSL explicit :- file:/home/common.xsl

HTH
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