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how to refer to non-namespaced schemas

From: Schwarzhoff, Kelly <kelly.schwarzhoff@commerceone.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2001 08:10:58 -0800
Message-ID: <C1E0143CD365A445A4417083BF6F42CC01503628@C1plenaexm07.commerceone.com>
To: "'www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org'" <www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org>
Hi all,

If I have a schema--call it schema A--with no namespace, and it is imported
by another schema--call it schema B--which does have a namespace (I do this
by using schemaLocation attribute, not namespace attribute), then how does
schema B refer to types in schema A. The reason I ask is because it appears
to be impossible, as there is no namespace so one would have to refer to it
of a QName where there is no prefix. In these cases though, if no namespace
is referenced, then when in schema B non-prefixed type references are
assumed to refer to types in current schema (B).


Kelly Schwarzhoff
Received on Monday, 29 October 2001 11:09:08 UTC

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