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On Thu, Feb 28, 2002 at 12:58:41PM -0700, Kris Thompson wrote:
> I must have missed it but I feel like my searching has been complete. I
> am looking for a way, using one of the more popular parsers idealy
> Xerces, to if given a node in a document return the XPath string
> representation of that node. Something like the following would be nice
> public static String getXPath(Document doc, Node node)
> where node is the node that I want the XPath expression on and doc
> is the document for which this node exist.
> If this does not exist in any popular parsers than has anyone created
> this piece of code for which I could have?
xmlChar * xmlGetNodePath(xmlNodePtr node);
in libxml2 (http://xmlsoft.org/)
Note of course that there isn't "the" XPath string to select that node
there is an infinity of those. 2 implementation could return different
path and both be right.
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