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Subject: Re: [xsl] banging my head against the wall (key, actually)
From: "Wendell Piez wapiez@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:02:29 -0000


Or refactoring slightly:

<xsl:for-each select="key('tst', $set/duck/string(.) )">
    <xsl:message>debug2: <xsl:value-of select="@n"/></xsl:message>

This way we don't "switch trees" ...

But the third argument of key() is really useful, and the error is a
really easy one to make (but not always so easy to detect).

Cheers, Wendell

On Fri, Apr 24, 2015 at 4:38 AM, Syd Bauman s.bauman@xxxxxxx
<xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> [Need to set context to input document using key() 3rd param]
> Doh! Thank you, Ken. Yes, that helps *very* much. If I had ever
> realized key() only returns from within the context, I had completely
> forgotten.
>> (slight rewording noted below)
> Yes, rewording is better, although I did get it 1st time around.

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