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Re: Pattern priority

Subject: Re: Pattern priority
From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 28 Oct 1999 21:29:02 +0200
xsl template match two patterns
Jon,

I have seen this behaviour in other cases.

I ***guess*** that it's because "match two" is tested before  "match
one" when the XLM tree is explored... 

Eric

Jon Smirl wrote:
> 
> I'm using XT with the two patterns below. The stylesheet is matching on
> Match two instead of Match one. I thought that Match one is the more
> specific pattern and would be matched first. Is this correct behavior?
> 
> Input XML is
>     <contact type="contact">
> 
>   <xsl:template match="contact">
>     Match one
>   </xsl:template>
> 
>   <xsl:template match="*[@type='contact']">
>     Match two
>   </xsl:template>
> 
> Jon Smirl
> jonsmirl@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> 
>  XSL-List info and archive:  http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list

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