[xquery-talk] How can we runtime pass element name to xquery

Florent Georges lists at fgeorges.org
Mon Apr 18 15:17:29 PDT 2011

Kunal Chauhan wrote:


> $doc := doc(...)
> $element_name := $doc//...   I got element name as a string 
> $element_tag := $doc//$element_name

  That depends on how you represent the name in the content.  How
do you represent the namespace part?  Using Clark notation?
Using a literal QName (with the prefix bound in the context)?
Using two different elements for the namespace URI and the local
name?  Something else?


Florent Georges

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