Xpath query

how to get an xpath attribute of itself?

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Xpath query

Posted 09 March 2009 - 02:00 PM


I can't seem to figure out how to get an attribute of a xml object.

Like I have this xml file called pubs.xml which contains

<docIdRef> p6 </docIdRef>

The thing I'm having trouble with is that I want to get the Title of the paper that cited a paper that has a title with the word "dog" in an XPath query

I know that I have to use the docId and the docIdRef, but so far I can only get the papers that has references.

$pubs := doc("pubs.xml");

$pubs//paper[References/docIdRef = //docId]

But can't seem to get how to compare for the references' title?

Any help would be appreciated.


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