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Subject: Re: [xsl] Reading external XML file XSLT2.0
From: David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 08 May 2013 12:13:25 +0100

On 08/05/2013 12:03, Pankaj Chaturvedi wrote:
I know that
     <xsl:variable name="extNode"
select="document('file:/c:/book-type/book_meta.xml')"/>
Will not work in Windows so decided to use document-uri(). Can
somebody share their views  how this can be done.

try file:/// (3 slashes)


No success Andrew. I am writing below codes just for review

    <xsl:variable name="extNode"
select="document('file:///C:/book-type/book_meta.xml')"/>


after that $extNode is the document node. so this:
Trying to print somewhere

<xsl:value-of select="doc($extNode)/book-meta/book/@author"/>

is wrong you want


<xsl:value-of select="$extNode/book-meta/book/@author"/>


David



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