Subject: Re: [xsl] Sibling axis and as="element()"|
From: "andrew welch" <andrew.j.welch@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 1 Aug 2006 12:30:28 +0100
> ...is this because "/" was thought to be impossible, or a 1.0 > compatiblity issue, but / certainly exists here.
No. There is ever at most one / node in a tree. / is never an element node, it selects document nodes (called root nodes in xpath 1) in your example there is one / node which has three children. /* would select the second element child of / (which is the second foo element.