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Re: [xsl] Return the max value of a set of nodes using FLWR

Subject: Re: [xsl] Return the max value of a set of nodes using FLWR
From: "G. Ken Holman" <gkholman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 25 May 2012 08:16:05 -0400

At 2012-05-25 08:10 -0400, Philip Vallone wrote:
How can I return the max value of a set of nodes using FLWR? In this example I want to return:
<xsl:sequence select="for $x in changenumber return number(max($x))"/>

You've gone too deep ... you want to stop one level "up" and get the maximum of each of the sets.

I hope this helps.

. . . . . . Ken

T:\ftemp>type philip.xml

T:\ftemp>xslt2 philip.xml philip.xsl
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>3 2 0
T:\ftemp>type philip.xsl
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<xsl:stylesheet xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform"
  <xsl:template match="/">
    <xsl:sequence select="for $s in /data/set return max($s/changenumber)"/>

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