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How do I do pattern matching with xpath?

Say I want to match

<b> It is cold <b/>

I have tried match="htm:b[contains(text() ,'is')

But it doesn't seem to work. Can anyone help?
Nov 23 '05 #1
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In article <dm**********@n wrdmz02.dmz.ncs .ea.ibs-infra.bt.com>,
malc <ma**@none.co m> wrote:
How do I do pattern matching with xpath?

Say I want to match

<b> It is cold <b/>
Presumably you really have </b>, not <b/>
I have tried match="htm:b[contains(text() ,'is')


And presumably you have the missing ] at the end, and b is in the htm
namespace.

Then it should work. You'll have to give a complete example if you want
anyone to investigate further.

-- Richard
Nov 24 '05 #2

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