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Re: [dom-xpath] XPath or? (was RE: Announcing www-dom-xpath@w3.org)

From: Francis Norton <francis@redrice.com>
Date: Thu, 04 May 2000 09:52:41 +0100
Message-ID: <39113A59.B0561FCF@redrice.com>
To: dave.pawson@virgin.net
CC: www-dom-xpath@w3.org


Dave Pawson wrote:
> 
...
> 
>      4) Given the above method, what is the namespace context of
>      the expression
>      (i.e. where to prefixes get resolved?  Should not be relative
>      to the node
>      being queried.)
> 
> Nasty one. This implies a closer coupling to the dom than
> has been previously stated. Can I query dom for a namespace list?
> 

Has anyone got an example of where this problem is likely to arise? I
can't think immediately of any reason why it should be more common with
DOM than with XSLT, and it doesn't appear (yet) to have popped up as an
XSLT problem.

Francis.
Received on Thursday, 4 May 2000 04:53:04 UTC

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