Re: Selecting a Element by ID
On Fri, Feb 06, 2004 at 12:43:46PM +0000, David Carlisle wrote: > > <xsl:copy-of (or apply-templates, depending on what you want) > select="/article/answer[@ref=current()/@id]"/> That works. I tried /article/answer[@ref=self::node()/@id] and also /article/answer[@ref=@id] Both didn't work. > > If the ref attribute is of declared in a DTD to be of type ID it's > simpler > > select="id(@ref) > > but I guess that isn't the case. Yes, it isn't. But it would be possible to do. > [..] > which is equivalent to the first but may be faster (well that bit is > almost certainly faster but you pay the price of building the key table > in memory which takes time and space so it depends a lot on the size of > the document and how often you are doing the lookup) I keep this in mind. Up to here there only a few data sets, so it would not be very slow. Thanks for the enlightment. Andreas -- Andreas Grytz | http://www.linuxnewmedia.de Stefan-George-Ring 24 | Tel: +49 (0) 89 993411-0 D-81929 München | Fax: +49 (0) 89 993411-99 XSL-List info and archive: http://www.mulberrytech.com/xsl/xsl-list
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