xsl:break instruction is used within xsl:iterate, and causes premature completion before
the entire input sequence has been processed. If there is a
attribute, or a contained sequence constructor, this is evaluated and added to the result
of the containing
xsl:break instruction must not be followed by further instructions,
though it can occur as the last thing in a branch of a conditional. It must appear lexically
xsl:iterate instruction (and not, for example, in a called template
Permitted parent elements: any XSLT element whose content model is sequence-constructor; any literal result element
The effect of the instruction may be defined
either by a
Available in XSLT 3.0. From Saxon 9.8, available in all editions. Implemented in Saxon-PE and Saxon-EE since Saxon 9.6. Available for all platforms.
For details see xsl:iterate.