[xquery-talk] Help with an XQuery function

David Carlisle davidc at nag.co.uk
Tue May 15 09:12:40 PDT 2012

On 15/05/2012 17:02, Custer, Mark wrote:
> Thanks for pointing out the XQuery 3.0 functions, Matthias!
> fn:path is indeed supported, but I want a function that will do the same
> as fn:path, minus any of the values of “[1]”. Plus, since my current
> crop of documents don’t have any associated namespaces, the processor
> that I’m using prepends “Q{}” before each path. So, with the previous
> a/b/c example, I get the following:
> /Q{}a[1]/Q{}b[1]/Q{}c[3]
> But all I want is:
> /a/b/c[3]
> I’ll try working on it again later. Thanks again,
> Mark

sounds like


will do what you want.


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