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RE: <whiteSpace/> and Schema for Datatypes

From: Biron,Paul V <Paul.V.Biron@kp.org>
Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2000 08:07:43 -0800
Message-Id: <376E771642C1D2118DC300805FEAAF43014BA858@pars-exch-1.ca.kp.org>
To: "'Asir S Vedamuthu'" <asirv@webmethods.com>, "Www-Xml-Schema-Comments@W3. Org" <www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org>
Cc: W3c-Xml-Schema-Ig <w3c-xml-schema-ig@w3.org>, Ningang chen <nchen@webmethods.com>
> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Asir S Vedamuthu [SMTP:asirv@webmethods.com]
> Sent:	Tuesday, December 12, 2000 6:05 AM
> To:	Www-Xml-Schema-Comments@W3. Org
> Cc:	W3c-Xml-Schema-Ig; Ningang chen
> Subject:	<whiteSpace/> and Schema for Datatypes
> 
> Reference http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/CR-xmlschema-2-20001024/#dt-whiteSpace
> 
> "whiteSpace is applicable to all atomic and list datatypes. For all atomic
> datatypes other than string (and types derived by restriction from it) the
> value of whiteSpace is collapse and cannot be changed by a schema author;
> for string the value of whiteSpace is preserve; .."
> 
> Second sentence in the above fragment can be represented using XML Schema
> Definition Language. Example,
> 
> <whiteSpace value="collapse" fixed="true"/>
> 
> But, schema for datatypes does not capture this using 'fixed' attribute.
> 
Yes, you're right, I'll add that constraint.

pvb
Received on Tuesday, 12 December 2000 11:19:20 GMT

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