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XSLT: Children of the root node

From: Gunnar Teege <teege@informatik.tu-muenchen.de>
Date: Thu, 20 May 1999 12:44:43 +0200
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To: xsl-editors@w3.org
Dear XSL editors,

In the XSLT WD of 21 Apr 1999 section 4.1 states, that the root node
"has a single child which is the element node for the document element
of the document". 

What about other parts of the document, such as comments and processing
instructions in the prolog? I would expect these to be separate children
of the root node. Or are they completely omitted (why?).

What about the XML declaration?

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