RE: [xsl] preceding/following sibling & XSL

Subject: RE: [xsl] preceding/following sibling & XSL
From: "Michael Kay" <mhkay@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2001 21:44:01 +0100
> I'm new to the XML arena, so bear with me if I'm not asking the right
> question here.  Using an XSL file, I'm trying to create links
> to other
> points in an XML document (ultimately, the data's displaying
> in HTML via
> JSP).  The problem is that my code works only within the
> context node.  The
> link should move from section to section, and the section
> elements appear
> within various chapters. The section to section part works,
> but once it
> reaches the end of a chapter, it won't move to the next
> chapter.

You're using preceding-sibling and following-sibling, which will only get
you to a section that has the same parent chapter as the current section.
Try preceding::sectoin and following::section instead.

Mike Kay
Software AG

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