[xquery-talk] Stop Conversion of Character Entities
sokolov at ifactory.com
Tue Feb 21 11:21:08 PST 2012
Did you try outputting " " ?
On 02/21/2012 02:41 PM, Betty Harvey wrote:
> 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.
> Using the
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
> for Excel.
> 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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