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Re: counting question

Subject: Re: counting question
From: David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2002 09:55:29 GMT
Re:  counting question
 

   Jo Bourne wrote:
   > I am wanting to count all the child elements of a particular element

   XPath has a count() function.

   count(*) will return the number of child elements of the current node.


Or since you don't care how many children there are, just whether
there is a second or not you can do

<xsl:template match="xxx">
this code if xxx has less than two children
</xsl:template>


<xsl:template match="xxx[*[2]]">
this code if xxx has more than one child
</xsl:template>

David

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