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Re: Locate node based on xsl variable

From: Martin Honnen <Martin.Honnen@--------.-->
Date: 9/7/2003 1:07:00 PM

Fredrik Nordbakke wrote:

> With the following xml file:
>   <image1>
>     <filename>C:\Image1.jpg</filename>
>   </image1>
>   <image2>
>     <filename>C:\Image2.jpg</filename>
>   </image2>
>   <image3>
>     <filename>C:\Image3.jpg</filename>
>   </image3>  
> How can I use a parameter to specify which image node to select?
> The xsl template has a "imagenode" parameter that is set to
> either "image1", "image2", or "image 3" (defaults to "image1"):
>   <xsl:param name="imagenode">image1</xsl:param>
> I want to do something like:
>   <xsl:value-of select="$imagenode/filename"/>

Something alike
   //*[local-name() = $imagenode]/filename


	Martin Honnen


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