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Re: [xsl] Select All Except First and Last


Subject: Re: [xsl] Select All Except First and Last
From: "Houghton,Andrew" <houghtoa@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 3 Dec 2013 03:36:57 +0000

Maybe I'm missing something about the question that was asked, but why
wouldn't the following work?

extent[position( ) gt 1 and position( ) lt last( )]


> On Dec 2, 2013, at 19:35, "Dimitre Novatchev" <dnovatchev@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>> On Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 4:27 PM, Michael Kay <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> In 3.0, just for fun:
>>
>> reverse(tail(reverse(tail(extent))))
>
>
> Funny, this is the same as:
>
> tail(reverse(tail(reverse(extent) )))
>
>
>
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