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Re: [xsl] Selection help

Subject: Re: [xsl] Selection help
From: "David Carlisle d.p.carlisle@xxxxxxxxx" <xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:00:20 -0000

>>       <xsl:sort select="." />


>there is only one table  so xsl:sort is doing nothing

> Right, the full XML used as input has many, I neglected to mention

But  . there selects the concatenation of the character data of the
entire table element's descendants
is that what you what to sort on?

> the for-each's current value, I am not clear on how to leverage current() to facilliatte that?

Just use current() not . in the expression you had.

(It would probably be more efficient yo use xsl:key but get it working
before optimising)


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