> the xi_saxon.xml file is added a top level elemnts <abc> ..
> </abc> above <test> .. </test> then xinclude failed with the
> following error message! not sure it is saxon problem or xml
> xinclude problem..
Saxon is just reporting the error message that comes from the XML parser.
(Don't blame the messenger!)
In this case the error message
> Error on line 3 column 101 of
> SXXP0003: Error reported by XML parser: The prefix "xi" for
> element "xi:include" is not bound.
relates to the file being included, which you haven't actually shown us.