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Re: LC-16 ( LC-132 ): Allow arbitrary order with occurrence > 1

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 11 Oct 2000 18:00:49 +0100
To: "C. M. Sperberg-McQueen" <cmsmcq@acm.org>
Cc: "Martin J. Duerst" <duerst@w3.org>, "Martin Gudgin" <marting@develop.com>, "Schema Comments" <www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org>, "Dan Rupe" <Dan_Rupe@go.com>
Message-ID: <f5baecbia7y.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
As it stands (wrt <all>) there is nothing in the XML Schema language
whcih precludes implementing content models with absolutely standard
FSM technology.  The change you propose would I believe break that.  I 
_really_ don't want to do that, for a very modest gain in expressive
power.

ht
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