Hello, might someone explain to me what this paragraph is saying about "/";
Which is the right of / ? For example: 1/2, I consider 2 to be to the right of /. Is this the way it is used in the explanation below?:
The location paths of XPath 1.0 are referred to in XPath 2.0 as path expressions. Informally, a path expression is a sequence of steps separated by the "/" operator, for example a/b/c (which is short for child::a/child::b/child::c
). More formally, however, "/" is simply a binary operator that applies the expression on its right-hand side to each item in turn selected by the expression on the left hand side. So in this example, the expression a selects all the element children of the context node that are named <a>; the expression child::b is then applied to each of these nodes, selecting all the <b> children of the <a> elements; and the expression child::c is then applied to each node in this sequence, which selects all the <c> children of these <b> elements.