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Re: On the interpretation of match=

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Sun, 05 Oct 2008 14:14:48 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <m263o6ucx3.fsf@nwalsh.com>
"Florent Georges" <fgeorges@fgeorges.org> writes:

>   I am not sure to understand.  Let's say we have the follwing document:
>
>     <root>
>        <elem/>
>        <!-- comment -->
>        <elem/>
>     </root>
>
>   Will this step generate an error because the match pattern will
> select the comment and text nodes, or will this only result in
> renaming the second element? (ok, the example is pointless, but it
> shows the issue):
>
>     <p:rename match="elem/following-sibling::node()" new-name="foo"/>

The former, that's an error.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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