[xquery-talk] restricting search to different nodes

Wolfgang Hoschek wolfgang.hoschek at mac.com
Wed Jan 4 12:14:53 PST 2006

If the functionality you need is simple you may perhaps get away with  
using standard regular expressions instead of a real fulltext search.  
Fulltext search functionality typically varies across XQuery impls,  
and a standardization attempt is in its infancy.

For example, with Nux you'd find or generate a string containing the  
text to be searched. Then apply the non-standard lucene:match(...)  
function as described in


On Jan 4, 2006, at 11:32 AM, Peter Mueller wrote:

> Hello together,
> I am a newbie to XQuery. I searched through the archive for a  
> solution to my
> problem, but couldn't find one. Please excuse me if I overlooked an  
> existing
> solution!
> Here is the problem:
> I would like to perform a fulltext search that is restricted to  
> only two or
> more nodes within my XML documents.
> Is it possible to do this with just one Query? How?
> Or do I have to make more Queries and then merge the results?
> Thank you for your help!
> Best regards,
> Peter
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