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Old August 12th, 2004, 03:26 AM
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Well, it all depends what you think a node is. The node() test matches all types of nodes, i.e. comment, PI, element and text nodes, so if you're getting the "wrong" answer, then you're using the wrong test!

I don't see how you get 30 from the sample XML you posted, nor do I see why you expect 20. I suggest you look at the alternatives to node() at and decide which one(s) you want to count.
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