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Article ID: 2851429 - Last Review: October 31, 2013 - Revision: 1.0

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Consider the following scenario:
  • You use the XpathMutatorStream class to execute Xpath statements against some .xml documents in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2013.
  • The root namespace for the root elements in the .xml documents are the same.
  • The namespace for child elements in some .xml documentsare not defined or are blank. However, the .xml documents are schema-wise and valid.
In this scenario, the Xpath statements are not executed successfully.


Cumulative update information

For BizTalk Server 2013

The hotfix that resolves this issue is included in cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server 2013.

For more information about how to obtain the cumulative update package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2892599  ( ) Cumulative update package 2 for BizTalk Server 2013


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

Applies to
  • Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009 Branch
  • Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009 Developer
  • Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009 Enterprise
  • Microsoft BizTalk Server 2009 Standard
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