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Fix xsl to handle conditional value change

Posted on 2014-12-30
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I'm trying to get my xsl to conditionally change this specific content

<idoc:ItemRelativePath>
NVLAP - Quality
</idoc:ItemRelativePath>

to this:

<idoc:ItemRelativePath>
NVLAP/Quality
</idoc:ItemRelativePath>

if encountered.

My XSL doesn't work. I'm still getting "NVLAP - Quality" in my output. What have I got wrong?

Here's the xsl I'm working with:

<xsl:stylesheet version="2.0" xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:idoc="http://ns.inmagic.com/Presto/1.0/ContentConnector/DocumentParameters" exclude-result-prefixes="xsi">
      <xsl:output omit-xml-declaration="no" indent="yes"/>
      <xsl:strip-space elements="*"/>
      <xsl:template match="node()|@*">
            <xsl:copy>
                  <xsl:apply-templates select="node()|@*"/>
            </xsl:copy>
      </xsl:template>

      <xsl:template match="idoc:ItemName[normalize-space(.)]">
            <idoc:ItemName>
                  <xsl:value-of select="replace( ., '\.[^\.]+$', '')"/>
            </idoc:ItemName>
            <idoc:ItemFileName>
                  <xsl:value-of select="."/>
            </idoc:ItemFileName>
      </xsl:template>
      <xsl:template match="idoc:ItemRelativePath">
            <xsl:choose>
                  <xsl:when test="idoc:ItemRelativePath = 'NVLAP - Quality'">
                  <idoc:ItemRelativePath>
                        <xsl:value-of select="NVLAP/Quality"/>
                  </idoc:ItemRelativePath>
                  </xsl:when>
                  <xsl:otherwise>
                  <idoc:ItemRelativePath>
                        <xsl:value-of select="."/>
                  </idoc:ItemRelativePath>
                  </xsl:otherwise>
            </xsl:choose>
      </xsl:template>
</xsl:stylesheet>
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by:Geert Bormans
ID: 40524027
I see two issues

<xsl:template match="idoc:ItemRelativePath">
             <xsl:choose>
                   <xsl:when test="idoc:ItemRelativePath = 'NVLAP - Quality'">

1. the context of the template is idoc:ItemRelativePath
there is no child idoc:ItemRelativePath...
you need <xsl:when test=". = 'NVLAP - Quality'">

2. I see white-space before and after, so you need to normalize first
                   <xsl:when test="normalize-space(.) = 'NVLAP - Quality'">

the test in 2. should get you the fix
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by:GessWurker
ID: 40524167
Hi Geert...  I'm not having success with your suggestions. Possibly, I've misunderstood you. Here's an input sample I'm working with.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?><pxf:FileDescription xmlns:pxf="http://ns.inmagic.com/Presto/1.0/ContentPipeline/ExifTool" xmlns:et="http://ns.exiftool.ca/1.0/" xmlns:ExifTool="http://ns.exiftool.ca/ExifTool/1.0/" xmlns:System="http://ns.exiftool.ca/File/System/1.0/" xmlns:File="http://ns.exiftool.ca/File/1.0/" xmlns:PDF="http://ns.exiftool.ca/PDF/PDF/1.0/" xmlns:XMP-x="http://ns.exiftool.ca/XMP/XMP-x/1.0/" xmlns:XMP-xmp="http://ns.exiftool.ca/XMP/XMP-xmp/1.0/" xmlns:XMP-xmpMM="http://ns.exiftool.ca/XMP/XMP-xmpMM/1.0/" xmlns:XMP-dc="http://ns.exiftool.ca/XMP/XMP-dc/1.0/" xmlns:idoc="http://ns.inmagic.com/Presto/1.0/ContentConnector/DocumentParameters" xmlns:d1p1="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" d1p1:about="E:/Apps/Inmagic/Presto/ImportStaging/ProofOfJurorService4012014_pdf_idoc_2014-12-19[21-12-39-863].pdf" et:toolkit="Image::ExifTool 8.50">
  <idoc:ItemURL>xpcc:///Copy_of_Network_Connector_268ea83b7f074da296495c5e1e82e035/Rovings/ProofOfJurorService4012014.pdf</idoc:ItemURL>
  <idoc:NativeURL>\\officesrv1\dbstore\Inmagic\Document Capture\Source\Analytical Testing Reports\Rovings\ProofOfJurorService4012014.pdf</idoc:NativeURL>
  <idoc:ConnectorRootPath>//officesrv1/dbstore/Inmagic/Document Capture/Source/Analytical Testing Reports</idoc:ConnectorRootPath>
  <idoc:ItemRelativePath>NVLAP - Quality</idoc:ItemRelativePath>
  <idoc:ItemName>ProofOfJurorService4012014.pdf</idoc:ItemName>
  <idoc:UID>//officesrv1/dbstore/Inmagic/Document Capture/Source/Analytical Testing Reports/NVLAP - Quality/ProofOfJurorService4012014.pdf</idoc:UID>
  <idoc:MimeType>application/pdf</idoc:MimeType>
  <idoc:Extension>.pdf</idoc:Extension>
  <idoc:ContentLength>311751</idoc:ContentLength>
  <idoc:CreationDate>12/19/2014 1:52:24 PM</idoc:CreationDate>
  <idoc:LastModificationDate>4/1/2014 9:00:23 PM</idoc:LastModificationDate>
  <ExifTool:ExifToolVersion>8.50</ExifTool:ExifToolVersion>
  <System:FileName>ProofOfJurorService4012014_pdf_idoc_2014-12-19[21-12-39-863].pdf</System:FileName>
  <System:Directory>E:/Apps/Inmagic/Presto/ImportStaging</System:Directory>
  <System:FileSize>304 kB</System:FileSize>
  <System:FileModifyDate>12/19/2014</System:FileModifyDate>
  <System:FilePermissions>rw-rw-rw-</System:FilePermissions>
  <File:FileType>PDF</File:FileType>
  <File:MIMEType>application/pdf</File:MIMEType>
  <PDF:PDFVersion>1.3</PDF:PDFVersion>
  <PDF:Linearized>Yes</PDF:Linearized>
  <PDF:CreateDate>04/01/2014</PDF:CreateDate>
  <PDF:ModifyDate>04/01/2014</PDF:ModifyDate>
  <PDF:PageCount>1</PDF:PageCount>
  <XMP-x:XMPToolkit>Adobe XMP Core 5.4-c005 78.147326, 2012/08/23-13:03:03        </XMP-x:XMPToolkit>
  <XMP-xmp:ModifyDate>04/01/2014</XMP-xmp:ModifyDate>
  <XMP-xmp:CreateDate>04/01/2014</XMP-xmp:CreateDate>
  <XMP-xmp:MetadataDate>04/01/2014</XMP-xmp:MetadataDate>
  <XMP-xmpMM:DocumentID>uuid:81605080-bfa5-44a5-b91e-9d679f19c26f</XMP-xmpMM:DocumentID>
  <XMP-xmpMM:InstanceID>uuid:1605ac43-b168-48e7-bcad-135c0f21c3e2</XMP-xmpMM:InstanceID>
  <XMP-dc:Format>application/pdf</XMP-dc:Format>
</pxf:FileDescription>
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Expert Comment

by:Geert Bormans
ID: 40524720
Well, you also missed the single quotes
 <xsl:value-of select="NVLAP/Quality"/>
should be
 <xsl:value-of select="'NVLAP/Quality'"/>
or even better
 <xsl:text>NVLAP/Quality</xsl:text>
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by:Geert Bormans
ID: 40524724
But, in the true spirit of XSLT
you would not use a xsl:choose
but a more specific template

    <xsl:template match="idoc:ItemRelativePath[normalize-space(.) = 'NVLAP - Quality']">
                <idoc:ItemRelativePath>
                    <xsl:text>NVLAP/Quality</xsl:text>
                </idoc:ItemRelativePath>
    </xsl:template>

and no extra template for when that value is not found, simply because that is redundant with the default processing
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Geert Bormans earned 500 total points
ID: 40524725
This stylesheet does exactly what you want

<xsl:stylesheet version="2.0" xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform"
    xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
    xmlns:idoc="http://ns.inmagic.com/Presto/1.0/ContentConnector/DocumentParameters"
    exclude-result-prefixes="xsi">
    <xsl:output omit-xml-declaration="no" indent="yes"/>
    <xsl:strip-space elements="*"/>

    <xsl:template match="node()|@*">
        <xsl:copy>
            <xsl:apply-templates select="node()|@*"/>
        </xsl:copy>
    </xsl:template>

    <xsl:template match="idoc:ItemName[normalize-space(.)]">
        <idoc:ItemName>
            <xsl:value-of select="replace( ., '\.[^\.]+$', '')"/>
        </idoc:ItemName>
        <idoc:ItemFileName>
            <xsl:value-of select="."/>
        </idoc:ItemFileName>
    </xsl:template>
    
    <xsl:template match="idoc:ItemRelativePath[normalize-space(.) = 'NVLAP - Quality']">
                <idoc:ItemRelativePath>
                    <xsl:text>NVLAP/Quality</xsl:text>
                </idoc:ItemRelativePath>
    </xsl:template>
    
</xsl:stylesheet>

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by:GessWurker
ID: 40524754
A++, actually.

THANK YOU!
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by:Geert Bormans
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welcome
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