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RE: XSL file / "standalone" stylesheets - why not?

From: Kay Michael <Michael.Kay@icl.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2000 09:57:37 -0000
Message-ID: <93CB64052F94D211BC5D0010A800133101FDE913@wwmess3.bra01.icl.co.uk>
To: "'xsl-list@mulberrytech.com'" <xsl-list@mulberrytech.com>
Cc: "'xsl-editors@w3.org'" <xsl-editors@w3.org>
> An XSLT engine only needs one source node to process: a root 
> node. 

Not strictly true. XPath section 5: "XPath operates on an XML document as a
tree". The source tree always represents a well-formed XML document, so it
must include an element as a child of the root.

Mike Kay
Received on Friday, 14 January 2000 04:58:54 UTC

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