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From "Dan Diephouse (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Updated: (JCR-977) jcr:deref in xpath predicates
Date Wed, 01 Jul 2009 20:45:47 GMT

     [ https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/JCR-977?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:all-tabpanel

Dan Diephouse updated JCR-977:

    Attachment: deref.patch

Here's a first stab at this. Needs cleanup, but the important part is it works. :-)

> jcr:deref in xpath predicates
> -----------------------------
>                 Key: JCR-977
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/JCR-977
>             Project: Jackrabbit Content Repository
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: jackrabbit-core, query
>         Environment: n/a
>            Reporter: Frederic Esnault
>         Attachments: deref.patch
> Currently, the jcr:deref() function is not allowed in a xpath query predicate. Example
> book holds a reference property on its author(s)
> authors have a name
> We want all books from a specific author :
> /jcr:root/element(*, bookType)[jcr:deref(@author, 'authorType')/@name = 'King']
> This fails with an InvalidQueryException currently (not supported).
> The error is raised in the XPathQueryBuilder class, in function : private QueryNode createFunction(SimpleNode
node, QueryNode queryNode), in the block :
> else if (NameFormat.format(JCR_DEREF, resolver).equals(fName))
> Problem is that with this query, when evaluating the jcr:deref() function, then in this
method at this point, queryNode.getType() is 0 and tests raise the exception if queryNode.getType()
is neither QueryNode.TYPE_LOCATION nor QueryNode.TYPE_PATH.
> I think this is a useful place to put a deref function in a query, as I don't know how
we could test the referenced node properties another way.
> Frederic Esnault

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