Working XML, Get started with XPath 2.0

Understand the new data model

From the developerWorks archives

Benoit Marchal

Date archived: December 6, 2016 | First published: May 30, 2006

XPath 2.0 is the foundation of two essential recommendations currently in the final stages of development at W3C: XSLT 2.0 and XQuery. It is a major rewrite designed to significantly increase the power and efficiency of the language. In this article, Benoît Marchal shows how the new data model enables you to easily write more sophisticated requests.

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