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RE: absolute/relative ref and model-ref 'inheritance'

From: Kurt George Gjerde <kurt.gjerde@intermedia.uib.no>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2002 15:23:05 +0200 (MET DST)
To: "Tomayko, Ryan" <Ryan_Tomayko@stercomm.com>, <www-forms@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.33.0208271515340.26612-100000@hermes.svf.uib.no>

On Tue, 27 Aug 2002, Tomayko, Ryan wrote:
> Yes, nice catch.
> > "ancestor-or-self::xforms:*/@model"
> Is that legal XPath? For some reason I'm thinking that may not be valid
> (even though it makes perfect sense). If not, you could also use:

It's legal. See 2.3 in the XPath spec ("A node test can have the form
NCName:* ...") or the examples for AbsoluteLocationPath in Michael Kay's
XSLT (2nd ed). And I've now used it in my XSL and it works!

kurt george gjerde <kurt.gjerde@intermedia.uib.no>
intermedia uib, university of bergen
Received on Tuesday, 27 August 2002 09:23:46 UTC

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