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Re: Absolute-path/index challenge

Subject: Re: Absolute-path/index challenge
From: "G. Ken Holman" <gkholman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2000 12:57:56 -0500
absolute path website
At 00/01/20 12:58 -0600, Thomas E Enebo wrote:
As an extension of the position() of parent question from digest 480,
I have a challenge.  How can a template be created, such that it will
print out the complete path of current node from the root?  As an

    <C/> <--- calling a template with current() here...

will yield


The following is the output for the above (with the comment repaired) from the SHOWTREE diagnostic stylesheet available through the free resources page on our web site:

1  Element 'A' ():
1.1  Text (A): {
1.2  Element 'B' (A):
1.2.1  Text (A,B): {
1.2.2  Element 'C' (A,B): (no child nodes or attributes)
1.2.3  Text (A,B): {
1.3  Text (A): {
1.4  Element 'B' (A):
1.4.1  Text (A,B): {
1.4.2  Element 'C' (A,B): (no child nodes or attributes)
1.4.3  Text (A,B): {
1.4.4  Element 'C' (A,B): (no child nodes or attributes)
1.4.5  Text (A,B): { }
1.4.6  Comment (A,B): {- calling a template with current() here...}
1.4.7  Text (A,B): {
1.5  Text (A): {
1.6  Element 'B' (A):
1.6.1  Text (A,B): {
1.7  Text (A): {

The numbers above correspond to *all* nodes, so text nodes are included in the count as well.

I hope you find it useful in figuring out the detail of precisely what you need.

............... Ken

-- G. Ken Holman mailto:gkholman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Crane Softwrights Ltd. http://www.CraneSoftwrights.com/s/ Box 266, Kars, Ontario CANADA K0A-2E0 +1(613)489-0999 (Fax:-0995) Web site: XSL/XML/DSSSL/SGML services, training, libraries, products. Practical Transformation Using XSLT and XPath ISBN 1-894049-03-9 Next instructor-led training: 2000-02-27/28,2000-05-11/12,2000-05-15

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