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RE: [xsl] In XPath 2.0 can my XSLT program validate the input and check whether the validation succeeded?


Subject: RE: [xsl] In XPath 2.0 can my XSLT program validate the input and check whether the validation succeeded?
From: "G. Ken Holman" <gkholman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 20 Jul 2013 16:35:19 -0400

At 2013-07-20 20:13 +0000, Costello, Roger L. wrote:
>>         data(.) instance of element(Book, BookType)
>>
> Have you tried "string(.) castable as element(Book, BookType)"?

Hi Ken, yes I have tried that and the results are the same.

Ouch! I should have said ". castable as element( Book, BookType )" because of course a string cannot have structure. But an element can, so if your current node is an element, then you should check if the node is castable as.


Please forgive my slip in my haste.

. . . . . . . Ken


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