From: Randall J. Parr <RParr@TemporalArts.COM> - 2003-11-03 22:21:12
I am using Saxon 6.5.3 to transform output from a database into XHTML=20
and into Frame MML markup.
The database uses ISO-8859-1 encoding and does contain text with=20
non-ASCII characters such as =C5. In the transformations to XHTML I use=20
xsl:output with method=3D"xml" and encoding=3D"ISO-8859-1". This seems to=
In the transformations to Frame MML I need to output only ASCII text=20
with non-ASCII input data output as some form of entity and/or escaped=20
When I use xsl:output with method=3D"text" and encoding=3D"ISO-8859-1" th=
transformation is fine but I end up with non-ASCII characters in the outp=
When I use xsl:output with method=3D"text" and encoding=3D"US-ASCII" the=20
transformation fails when it hits the first non-ASCII character.
What is the best way to handle this situation?