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Subject: [xsl] XSL 1.0 - sum values taken from corresponding column
From: "Kevin Bird kevinbrianbird@xxxxxxxxx" <xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:42:31 -0000


In <col2>, where cell = num, return the corresponding col1/cell/@value,
summing the result.

		<cell value="1">text</cell>
		<cell value="12">text</cell>
		<cell value="24">text</cell>
		<cell value="100">text</cell>
		<cell value="9">text</cell>
		<cell value="6">text</cell>

Sum for <col2> is: 40

Sum for <col3> is: 145

I'd like an XPath solution, but I don't think that is possible.

I tried using keys.

<xsl:key name="byValue" match="cell" use="/root/col1/cell[position() =

So each cell has the correct value, but I'm struggling to sum the values.
Maybe my thinking is wrong.

Any help appreciated.


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