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How can I create a number X of nodes in xsl?

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.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.<br>.
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In XSLT 2.0

Code:
<xsl:for-each select="1 to $N">
  <br/>
</xsl:for-each>
In XSLT 1.0 the usual workaround, which assumes there are at least N nodes in your input document, is

Code:
<xsl:for-each select="//node()[position() &lt;= $N]">
  <br/>
</xsl:for-each>
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