[xquery-talk] "XQuering"

Michael Kay mhk at mhk.me.uk
Sat Sep 17 10:25:13 PDT 2005

You can do this with a simple XPath 1.0 expression (and of course every
XPath expression is a valid query):
count(/root/item[subitem="X" and metaitem="Y"])
Michael Kay


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Elarrat, EFC
Sent: 17 September 2005 05:17
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Subject: [xquery-talk] "XQuering"

Hello everybody. Lately I've been trainning some xqueries and I guess I'm
learning a lot about it. But, as the novice I am, I need some help of you,
though. I tried to do a query, but I realized I couldn't do it with my
limited knowledge on the subject, so here I am.

What I'm trying to do is the following: 

I have this XML structure:

And I would like to build a query that brings me the number of times that
the subitem X comes with the metaitem Y. Anybody could help me? Thanks
everybody for your big attention.

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