XMLDocument.evaluate API is not working as expected when xpath expression used has name() xpath function like .//*[name()='xyz']

Confirmed Issue #6352276 • Assigned to Travis L.


Jan 28, 2016
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

  1. Go to jsfiddle link: https://jsfiddle.net/b3oxrzkv/
  2. Click “Click here” button.
    Expected Results: Alert should show value 1.
    Current Results: Alert is not showing value 1.

Expected Results:

Returns the node if presents

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Mara P.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Travis L.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

    • What’s the status of this ticket?
      I tried in Redstone public build 14393.105 and it’s still reproducible.

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