Re: [xsl] Find the next item in a sequence

Subject: Re: [xsl] Find the next item in a sequence
From: "Liam R. E. Quin liam@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 4 May 2020 00:12:26 -0000
On Sun, 2020-05-03 at 20:00 +0000, David Carlisle
d.p.carlisle@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > position()+1 directly. Why can't I use position()+1 directly?
> [...] with a numeric value is short for [position()=...]  so [
> position()+1] is short for [position()=position()+1] which is not an
> error
> but is always false.

In particular, $sock[12] looks like an array index in many other
languages, but isn't.

Watching the mistakes people make, and understanding them, really gives
good understanding at times :)

Liam Quin,
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