Re: [xsl] Remote source document

Subject: Re: [xsl] Remote source document
From: Oliver Becker <obecker@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2001 09:42:03 +0200 (MET DST)

> I have a problem with a remote ducument. I use 'for-each' to itterate 
> through som elements in a remote document using 'document()'. However 
> beeing in the loop i seem to loose scope of the original document. How 
> do i acces elements in the original source document within the loop?

Save the original root node in a variable:

<xsl:variable name="root" select="/" />

Then, inside xsl:for-each (which isn't really a loop), do

<xsl:for-each select="document(...)/...">
   <xsl:value-of select="$root/..." />


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