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So I'm stuck on an issue while parsing a forum, I want to ignore the quotes and only read the message from the posted user. So ..


Imagine I have this HTML loaded.

<div class="main">
	<div class="quote">
		Some stuff written here ..
	More written here and a <b>bold word</b> or two.
So, what I want to return is:

More written here and a bold word or two.
Which is returned when I evaluate the path, but it also returns what's in the quote and I ain't sure how to ignore that. Using /text() will ignore the bolded words in this example.


Thanks for any help.

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Thanks, but the problem is I'm collecting all of the posts and users on the page. When I select /node() it will split up the posts and I really have no way to determine which post goes with which user.


An alternative would be if it were possible to return the HTML and then I could remove the quotes with PHP. I ain't sure if you can return plain HTML though.

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