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RE: Inability of location steps to support multiple axes

From: Kay, Michael <Michael.Kay@softwareag.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2003 00:05:46 +0200
Message-ID: <DFF2AC9E3583D511A21F0008C7E62106073DD0F9@daemsg02.software-ag.de>
To: Oliver Becker <obecker@informatik.hu-berlin.de>, emerson@harvestman.net, public-qt-comments@w3.org
> > So the above example would become:
> > 
> > "parent::a/(following-sibling::* | preceding-sibling::*)//text()"
> > 
> > Which in my opinion is logically much more concise...
> 
> It could be that I am missing something, but I believe your 
> proposal is possible in XPath 2.0. 

Correct, this expression is valid in XPath 2.0. 


Michael Kay
Received on Tuesday, 9 September 2003 18:06:02 UTC

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