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Re: [xsl] Pattern "node()" and document nodes

Subject: Re: [xsl] Pattern "node()" and document nodes
From: Florent Georges <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2010 18:50:43 +0000 (GMT)

David Carlisle wrote:

> the xpath expression node() doesn't select document
nodes.  in
> both cases they are abbreviations of child::node() and document
nodes are never children.

  So that's why the spec defines the case of
document-node() as a
special case (re the axis used).  That's what I was
afraid of.
Thanks for the explanation!


Florent Georges

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