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RE: [xml-dev] Re: determining ID-ness in XML

> > (This is like the xpath id() function, which does not
> require unique ids.)
> I thought it did require uniqueness:
> "The id function selects elements by their unique ID"
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xpath#function-id

It requires that it be declared as an ID attribute; but it doesn't require
that the document be valid; therefore the ID attribute need not be unique.

Mike Kay