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Re: [xsl] xsl:next-match for named templates ?

Subject: Re: [xsl] xsl:next-match for named templates ?
From: Michael Kay <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 08:37:45 +0100

The packaging facilities in XSLT 3.0 introduce this capability:

Within an overriding named template, <xsl:call-template name="xsl:original"/>
may be used to call the overridden named template.

It's not possible in XSLT 2.0.

Michael Kay

On 25 Jul 2013, at 23:49, Max Toro wrote:

> Should XSLT have something like xsl:next-match for named templates? To
> call a template with the same name but lower precedence. You can work
> around it, creating a temporary node and calling xsl:apply-templates
> on it. But templates are not always used to map a tree to another
> tree. Sometimes you want to create trees from nothing, or using
> parameters or global variables.
> --
> Max Toro

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