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Re: [xsl] How Best to Generate Result Documents from Nested Structures?


Subject: Re: [xsl] How Best to Generate Result Documents from Nested Structures?
From: "Dimitre Novatchev dnovatchev@xxxxxxxxx" <xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 26 May 2014 15:57:33 -0000

On Sun, May 25, 2014 at 10:50 AM, Eliot Kimber ekimber@xxxxxxxxxxxx
<xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I should be able to do this:
>
> <xsl:template match="*">
>   <xsl:result-document href="{name(.)}.xml">
>     <result><xsl:value-of select="name(.)"/></result>
>     <xsl:apply-templates/>
>   </xsl:result-document>
> </xsl:template>
>
> And get three result documents, a.xml, b.xml, and c.xml.

Yes, this produces three result documents.

However, if in general you want to organize overlapping processing,
and first determine each "processing area", the two-pass approach is a
good one.

In XSLT 3.0 I would put the "area definitions" in a map. The map
data-type can have very efficient implementation, where adding some
new key-value pair to produce a new map is efficient -- that is, this
operation doesn't copy the original map into the new one (that would
be the case if a temporary result tree was used), but internally
*refers* to the old map.


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