[NTG-context] XML element strip?

Johannes Graumann johannes_graumann at web.de
Wed Apr 5 02:44:19 CEST 2006


As always: thanks to the Wiz!

Joh

Hans Hagen wrote:

> Johannes Graumann wrote:
>> Hello,
>>
>> I have a strange question. While working with XML and ConTeXt, I have run
>> into the TeXnic problem of the interpretation of line breaks. What I
>> would prefer to do for code clarity sake are things like the following:
>> <list>
>>   <item>
>>     Something
>>   </item>
>>   <item>
>>     else
>>   </item>
>> </list>
>>
>> This is however screwed up by TeXs line break interpretation, forcing me
>> to format the input like so:
>> <list>
>>   <item>Something</item>
>>   <item>else</item>
>> </list>
>>
>> The question now is: is there any way to tell context to strip trailing
>> whitespaces/line breaks from XML nodes?
>>   
> \defineXMLenvironment
>   [item]
>   {...\ignorespaces}
>   {\removeunwantedspaces ...}
> 
> 
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