[XQuery Update Newbie] Rename all element nodes (in no namespace) to the same name, but in a namespace?Michael Kay mike at saxonica.com
Sat Feb 20 14:17:53 PST 2010
> I figured that I could simply do a rename: > > for $i in doc('FitnessCenter.xml')//* > return rename node $i as QName('http://www.gym.com', name($i)) > > Here's the error message I get from Saxon: > > New name conflicts with existing namespace binding > > What's the correct way to do this please? Try rename node $i as QName('http://www.gym.com', local-name($i)) You're trying to use the existing prefix to refer to a new namespace, and the trouble is that rename() doesn't get rid of the unused namespace node which binds that prefix to a different URI. Regards, Michael Kay http://www.saxonica.com/ http://twitter.com/michaelhkay
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