Re: [xsl] Selecting child elements bar one

Subject: Re: [xsl] Selecting child elements bar one
From: Kamal Bhatt <kbhatt@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006 10:39:32 +1100
Sebastian Tennant wrote:

Hi all,

According to:

this is supposed to work:

<xsl:template match="/">
<xsl:apply-templates select="*[not(self::two)]" />

Works fine if you specify the tempate match as:

<xsl:template match="/doc">

BTW, what is the difference between the two suggestions given in the FAQ? They look the same to me.

i.e., given this XML input:


element 'two' should be excluded.

Well, I'm getting:


and it's starting to drive me crazy.  What's worse, is that I know the
answer is going to be so damn obvious I'm going to feel incredibly
stupid, more so than I do already.  Aaaarrrggghhh, I think XSLT hates


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