RE: [xsl] Using the collection()

Subject: RE: [xsl] Using the collection()
From: "Philip Vallone" <philip.vallone@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 10 Mar 2007 07:37:53 -0500
Thanks for the help. I will contact Altova and search their help files.


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From: Michael Kay [mailto:mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Saturday, March 10, 2007 7:31 AM
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Subject: RE: [xsl] Using the collection()

> >This returns an error -"Available collections provides no 
> mapping for 
> >the string - 'file://c:/xmlfiles/?select=*.xml'
> >
> Note that the meaning of the URI argument to the collection 
> function is implementation-dependent.
> Judging by the URI used, you are using Saxon, so the Saxon 
> list would be a place to pursue this.

Judging from the error message, I think you aren't using Saxon.

As Colin says, the way in which collection URIs are associated with actual
sets of documents is entirely implementation-defined, and the URI syntax you
are using is a Saxon invention.

Michael Kay

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