RE: [xsl] Attribute of greatest value from a node set

Subject: RE: [xsl] Attribute of greatest value from a node set
From: "Scott Trenda" <Scott.Trenda@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 28 Sep 2007 13:41:40 -0500
Alternatively: (I'm assuming answers is your context node)

option/@p[not(current()/option/@p &gt; .)]

~ Scott

-----Original Message-----
From: George Cristian Bina [mailto:george@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Friday, September 28, 2007 12:56 PM
To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [xsl] Attribute of greatest value from a node set

Here it is one way:

/answers/option[not(@p &lt; ../option/@p)][1]/@p

Best Regards,
George Cristian Bina -
<oXygen/> XML Editor, Schema Editor and XSLT Editor/Debugger

Steve wrote:
> The input typically won't be in the right order. Is there an Xpath 1
> alternative?
> -Steve
> On 9/28/07, David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>  you don't say if teh input is known to be sorted, if it is (in xslt
>>  or 2)
>> /answers/option[last()]/@p
>> if the input is not known to be in the right order then (in xpath 2)
>> max(/answers/option/@p)
>> David
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