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Re: [xsl] Typing Variable as AnyURI - Problem

Subject: Re: [xsl] Typing Variable as AnyURI - Problem
From: Andrew Welch <andrew.j.welch@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 09:05:57 +0100

On 13 September 2012 08:47, Ihe Onwuka <ihe.onwuka@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 8:31 AM, Michael Kay <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Your call to xsl:apply-templates is returning a sequence of text nodes. A
>> sequence of text nodes is not a string (nor is an xs:anyURI), and it cannot
>> be converted to a string by calling the string() or xs:anyURI() functions.
> Yes, but what threw me off the scent is that  casting the variable to
> xs:anyURI as in the code example I posted worked.
> So whats the difference between what goes when the variable is cast as
> xs:anyURI and what goes on when the variable is typed xs:anyURI

Adjacent text node merging.

Andrew Welch

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