[xquery-talk] Stop Conversion of Character Entities
harvey at eccnet.com
Tue Feb 21 11:41:48 PST 2012
How can you tell XQuery to output the character entity and not the actual
I am creating an Excel spreadsheet and am trying to put linefeeds into a
single cell. I do this all the time with XSLT conversions.
character in the XQuery puts a linefeed into the text. I
want to output the
. Excel needs this character entity on import in
order to create linefeeds. The binary linefeed in the XML doesn't work
I have tried:
let $newline := fn:string("$#10;") and xs:string
Tried to trick it!
let $newline := fn:concat("&", "#10;")
This is easy to do in XSLT (disable-output-escaping="yes") but have
searched and haven't been able to find an equivalent mechanism in XQuery.
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