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   Re: [xml-dev] Nasty XPath expressions

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--- Francis Norton <francis@redrice.com> wrote:
> >>Oracle's XML Parser also provides an XPath engine
> that's
> >>woven into our DOM implementation. Using it is as
> easy as:
> >>  
> yourNode.selectNodes("Your/Favorite[XPath=Here]");
> >>  
> >>   yourNode.valueOf("Your/Favorite[XPath=Here]");
> > 
> > You say your users haven't asked for more, but if
> I was to become your
> > user, I would. .net offers these methods as well, 
> How does .Net support .valueOf(<XPathExpression>)?
> I'm interested 
> because the fact that MSXML 3 only supports XPath
> expressions that 
> return node-lists is a bit of a frustration, and I
> couldn't find any 
> improvement on this in .Net beta 2.

I don't think .NET's XML DOM API has any method
analogous to Oracle's .valueOf(<XPathExpression>) 

Any non-trivial program contains at least one bug. 
Carnage4Life (slashdot/advogato/kuro5hin)

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