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Old October 17th, 2006, 07:36 AM
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Default Current date time in XSLT verison 1.0

Hi ,

I need to get current date and time in XSLT transformation.
The version of the XSLT is 1.0

 <xsl:variable name="var_v2" select="function" />

I need the current date and time to be stored in variable


Old October 17th, 2006, 07:58 AM
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There's no function to get the date and time in XSLT 1.0. The usual solution is to pass it to the stylesheet as a parameter. If that's not possible (e.g. in the browser) then you could get it from a RESTful web service using the document() function.

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