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Re: [xsl] Equal rights for xsl:next-match & co

Subject: Re: [xsl] Equal rights for xsl:next-match & co
From: Ihe Onwuka <ihe.onwuka@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 17 May 2013 19:44:19 +0100

On Fri, May 17, 2013 at 7:29 PM, Andrew Welch <andrew.j.welch@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> xsl:next-match returns the next template in match priority order, so
>>> changing the mode doesn't really make sense there.  If you need to do
>>> that, just do <xsl:apply-templates select="." mode=" the other mode"/>
>> It's not about changing to some other mode. It's about whether
>> <xsl:next-match> should respect the modality of the  "calling
>> template" when looking for a matching template rule.
> It does doesn't it?   I'm not in a position to check at the moment,
> maybe you could post a small complete runnable example.

I don't know if it does. The XSLT 2.0 programmers reference makes no
mention of modes when discussing  next-match and apply-imports.

The scenario hasn't yet arisen in what I am doing but it is
sufficiently proximate for the question to arise.

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