Re: [xsl] Global location path confusion

Subject: Re: [xsl] Global location path confusion
From: Jonas Eschenburg <indyjo@xxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 24 Feb 2001 12:41:04 +0000
On Thu, Feb 22, 2001 at 11:48:53PM -0000, Michael Kay wrote:
> It's a common misunderstanding, exacerbated by the terminology of the spec,
> that "/doc/x" is an "absolute" location path (or "global" in your words). It
> isn't: it's relative to the root of the tree that contains the context node.

Yes, that's the whole point of my misunderstanding, I think. I was under the
misconception that an "absolute" path always refers to the main input tree.

Thanks to both you and Jeni Tennison for your very quick and informative

Jonas Eschenburg

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