Stay on the XPath

Boost your success with these 5 tips for using XPath in XSLT

From the developerWorks archives

Doug Domeny

Date archived: December 6, 2016 | First published: May 24, 2011

Experiment with using XPath in the five tips in this article. Discover surprising facts about binary logic, and learn how the XPath position() function's value changes depending on its context. Another tip shows how to use XPath to select the first element of a given name. Finally, learn how to debug one of the most common and difficult defects.

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