How to get string length

XML to be used for our example: <FoodItems> <Item> <Name>Juice</Name> </Item> <Item> <Name>Bread</Name> </Item> <Item> <Name>Eggs</Name> </Item> <FoodItems> Now use this xml in xslt as <?xml version="1.0"?> <xsl:stylesheet version="1.0" xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform"> <xsl:template match="/"> <xsl:apply-templates/> </xsl:template> <xsl:template match="FoodItems"> <table border="1" style="background-color:#cccc00"> <tr> <th>Food Item</th> <th>String Length</th> </tr> <xsl:for-each select="FoodItems"> <tr> <td><xsl:value-of select="Name"/></td> <td><xsl:value-of select="string-length(Name)"/></td> </tr> </xsl:for-each> </table> </xsl:template> </xsl:stylesheet>   Output  FoodItem String Length Juice 5 Bread 5 Eggs 4 Advertisements

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How to access a variable from within xsl:for-each from outside xsl:for-each

You must have used variables in xslt, like how easy it is to use them anywhere. In the same way you can also wrap xsl: for-each with an xsl: variable. For example, the following stylesheet declares a variable EmployeeName and within the xsl: for-each it uses xsl: value-of and xsl: text. All of the text values are assigned to the variable EmployeeName, which […]

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