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Re: Questions on "Block" and namespace

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 01 May 2000 18:43:26 +0100
To: "gmacri@libero.it"<gmacri@libero.it>
Cc: www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b8zxu1801.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
"gmacri@libero.it"<gmacri@libero.it> writes:

> I'm a student of Politecnico in Turin. I have written you to ask some 
> information:
> - When I write an XML document, the URI used in the declaration of a 
>   namespace, for example xmlns:book="http://www.somewhere.org/Book, 
>   must have some relation with some component defined in the 
>   related schemas ?

There doesn't need to be anything at that URI.  But if you want to
schema-validate elements/attributes from that namespace, you may want
one there, or you'll need to define components for those elements in
some schema document for that namespace.

> - The attribute "BLOCK" used in the definitio of some schema's component
>   is equivalent to old attribute "EXACT" ?

Yes.

ht
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