Tuesday, May 1, 2001 08:30 PM
XPath provides a means of querying down into XML documents:
Look at 'Location Paths' for the syntax relevant to your particular query.
Apache Xalan implements the XPath 1.0 recommendation:
Typically, you'd write a XSL styelsheet that uses an XPath expression to traverse your document tree and select the appropriate nodes.
You can also use xpath programatically from a Java class; Xalan provides an API for that, too.