XSLT - String ending with a numeric

Posted on 2011-09-13
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Last Modified: 2012-06-21
How do i test if a String ends with a numeric ?
Question by:Molko
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by:Geert Bormans
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given the string is $str

<xsl:if test="translate(substring($str, string-length($str)), '0123456789', '') = '' " >
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by:Geert Bormans
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substring takes the last character
the translate maps any digit to nothing
if the last character is a digit, this translate returns a ''
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by:Geert Bormans
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in XSLT2

<xsl:if test="matches($str, '\d$')" >

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yeah, think i prefer the regex
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Geert Bormans earned 2000 total points
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me too, but for that you need an XSLT2 processor

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