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Re: XML Schema drafts : errors ?.

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 16 Mar 2000 10:05:11 +0000
To: John Punin <puninj@cs.rpi.edu>
Cc: xml-dev@xml.org, www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b66unxmaw.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
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Schema.

John Punin <puninj@cs.rpi.edu> writes:

> Hello
> I was reading the XML Schema drafts and I found these possible errors:
> 
> In XML Schema Part 1: Structures section 4.4.1 XML Representation of Attribute Declaration Schema Components
> 
> In the schema example:
> <attribute name="anotherAttribute" default="42">
>                        <simpleType basetype="integer">
>                         <minExclusive value="0"/>
>                        </simpleType>
>                       </attribute>
> 
> I think the attribute "basetype" of "simpleType" element should be the attribute
> "base" .

You're right, holdover from previous syntax.

> In XML Schema Part 0: Section 3.5 Equivalence Classes
> 
> The sentences have been cut :
> 
> that allows elements to be substituted for other elements. More 
> 
> XML Schema provides a mechanism, called equivalence classes,
> specifically, elements can be made members of a special class of
> elements

Right again.

ht
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