OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: [xml-dev] Quick Xpath

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]

Hi Bob,

> Howsabout given:
>         (//foo | //bar)[4]
> Would that be the 4th occurrence of either foo or bar, in document
> order?


> That's just an implementational nightmare.

I can imagine, but unfortunately that's the way that it's defined in
the XPath Rec. Perhaps Mike and the other XPath implementers on the
list can share some implementation tips.



Jeni Tennison


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS