On Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 3:55 PM, Ruth Kitchin Tillman <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
Dear Michele,

Have you tried moving the location of <xsl:text>&#xa;</xsl:text> around in the file? I recently did a massive XML project here and had to move around <xsl:text>&#xa;</xsl:text> several times before I got it to work. I know that sounds silly, but if you're trying it all in the same place, I'd try moving it around vs. varying the type. This was in oXygen.


On Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 3:43 PM, Michele R Combs <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
I'm running a script that extracts some data from our EAD and outputs it into a text file.  We have about 2200 EAD files and I'd like the extracted data from each file to appear on a new line in the output file.

I can't get a new line to appear, no matter what I do.  Here's what I've tried so far:



<xsl:variable name="newline"><xsl:text>
and then outputting value-of newline

Anybody have any other ideas?  Do I need something in my  <xsl:output> block to make it recognize newlines?  Right now I just have  this:
<xsl:output method="text"/>

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