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Re: [xsl] Content constructors and sequences
Subject: Re: [xsl] Content constructors and sequences|
From: David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2002 15:57:23 GMT
> Possibly - can you think of some examples where you
> need to access a namespace node given you have access to a QName?)
does the qname also have the prefix? in xpath 1 name() ise defined in
terms of finding a namespace node in scope and getting the prefix from
> That would force people
> to use element node 'holders' for them instead.
but that means you can construct sequences of anything except
attributes, which seems a bit odd.
> Third, you could change the data model so that the namespaces
> accessor on attribute nodes returned a sequence of in-scope namespaces
> for that attribute. That would be a departure from the XML Infoset,
Yes that occurred to me as well. I suspect that would be the most
natural thing to do, although you'd still have to adjust the
xpath2 namepsace nodes shared at the document level, I think.
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