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Re: Comments onModel Group

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 06 Mar 2000 23:03:29 +0000
To: achille@us.ibm.com
Cc: www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5bk8jf4s72.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
achille@us.ibm.com writes:

> It seems to me that the definition of an All model group in Part 1 section
> 3.6 is not consistent with its XML Representation defined in section 4.4.6
> and in DTD for Schema. The primer and Part 1  section 3.6 explain that only
> local and global element declarations
> with minOccurs=maxOccurs=1 are allowed inside an  All model group whereas
> the XML Representation of <All> (in Part 1 sec. 4.4.6 but also in Schema
> for Schema and in DTD for Schema) does not make any restriction on the
> particles which may appear in an All model group. Furthermore, it is said
> that an  all group must only appear at the top of a content model. I don't
> know where in Part 1 this  restriction is formally defined.

Sorry, that prose simply didn't make it in to the draft in time -- it
will be there next time, I promise!

  Henry S. Thompson, HCRC Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh
          W3C Fellow 1999--2001, part-time member of W3C Team
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