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RE: [F&O] Casting to xs:NOTATION, xs:QName not clarified

From: Michael Rys <mrys@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2005 16:59:08 -0800
Message-ID: <BAE415CEAA831548800F68C44E905AF501499EAD@RED-MSG-60.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Laurens Holst" <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>, <public-qt-comments@w3.org>

> That aside, a quick question... I have been looking at the spec for a
> little while to find a way to resolve an xs:string, containing an
XPath
> query, to a nodeset... Does anyone know how to achieve that? :)

By means of some non-standardized mechanism. :-)

Best regards
Michael

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-qt-comments-request@w3.org [mailto:public-qt-comments-
> request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Laurens Holst
> Sent: Monday, January 17, 2005 4:54 PM
> To: public-qt-comments@w3.org
> Subject: Re: [F&O] Casting to xs:NOTATION, xs:QName not clarified
> 
> 
> Michael Rys wrote:
> > The casting table applies to both forms:
> >
> > So if the casting tables says that you cannot cast from one type to
> > another, it applies to both cast as Type and Type().
> >
> > Best regards
> > Michael
> 
> What confuses me is, that in the 'Status of this Document' section of
> XQuery 1.0 and XPath 2.0 Functions and Operators, it says:
> 
> "Some of the more significant changes that appear in this version of
the
> document are:
> 
>      * Casting to QName and xs:NOTATION has been clarified. It is now
> possible to cast from xs:string literals to QName and xs:NOTATION."
> 
> ---
> 
> That aside, a quick question... I have been looking at the spec for a
> little while to find a way to resolve an xs:string, containing an
XPath
> query, to a nodeset... Does anyone know how to achieve that? :)
> 
> 
> ~Grauw
> 
> --
> Ushiko-san! Kimi wa doushite, Ushiko-san!!
Received on Tuesday, 18 January 2005 00:59:14 UTC

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