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Re: [xsl] xpath 2 regex

Subject: Re: [xsl] xpath 2 regex
From: Martin Honnen <Martin.Honnen@xxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2013 14:04:02 +0200

davep wrote:
Tks for the quick reply.

On 04/04/13 12:49, Martin Honnen wrote:
davep wrote:

If so, what patter matches a p element which starts with
the string "the quick brown" or contains "brown fox" please?

<xsl:template match="p[matches(., '(^the quick brown)|brown fox')]">...</xsl:template>

Are the brackets necessary Martin?

I am not entiry sure they are needed, maybe someone else can tell us, or maybe later on I will find time to make sense of the combined schema and XPath/XSLT regular expression syntax (which introduced the '^' and '$' on top of the schema regular expression syntax).

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