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how to get the whole NodeList

Raj Ohadi
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Joined: Jun 30, 2006
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<Department name="Math" ....>
<address ..>

<Department name="History" ..>
<address ...>

<Department ...

I want to get a "NodeList" of <Department>, i.e a list of <Department>s. However, when I do

XPathAPI.selectNodelist(Document, "/root/.../University/");

It returns an "Element". How to select an entire list of <Department>s as a NodeList ?

Miguel Capo

Joined: Oct 08, 2006
Posts: 14
I believe that the following expression should give you all the nodes that you are after

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