summing values of column widths
Posted on 2011-02-17
I've got cals tables in xml and am transforming to HTML.
I need to add the column widths of the column numbers indicated in the namest and namend attributes of an entry element. So, if a column spans over col1 to col4 of an 8 column table, I want the sum total of all the widths from col1 to col4, which I would find in the colspec element preceding the entry. How would I do that in xslt? I'm not sure how I can limit the sum to only add columns 1, 2,3 and 4 of the table containing 8 columns.
I am using xslt 1.0