Name

xslt_format_number — returns formatted string representation of a numeric value

Synopsis

xslt_format_number ( number any ,
  format_string varchar );
 

Description

xslt_format_number is an function wrapper for the format-number() XSLT function.

It always uses the default formatting parameters described in the XSLT standard.

Parameters

number

integer , numeric or string .

format_string

string

Return Values

An string representation of the numeric value of number converted according to the format format_string .

Examples

Example 24.534. Simple examples

xslt_format_number (5351, '#,###'),        5,351
xslt_format_number ('5351', '#.00'),       5351.00
xslt_format_number (53.51, '#.0000'),      53.5100
xslt_format_number (53.51, '0000.0000'),   0053.5100
xslt_format_number (53.51, '0000.####'),   0053.51
xslt_format_number (53.56, '0.0');            53.6


See Also

casting