XPath to select all nodes below a specified /tr

Posted on 2011-09-15
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Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I'm trying to cobble together an xpath that will return all rows
below a certain point in the table.

I want all nodes below where this hits.
.//*[@id='DDATransactionTable']/tbody/tr[contains(.,'Posted T')]

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Question by:JustinW
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by:Geert Bormans
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If you want all child nodes just do
.//*[@id='DDATransactionTable']/tbody/tr[contains(.,'Posted T')]/node()

If you want all nodes below that point
.//*[@id='DDATransactionTable']/tbody/tr[contains(.,'Posted T')]//node()

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ID: 36548362
the second one looks like the first one,
am I missing something?
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Geert Bormans earned 2000 total points
ID: 36551731
first one is just child nodes, second one has a double "//" so it looks to nodes at any depth

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