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[Bug 2544] RQ-146: needs clarification re. wildcards

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Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2005 15:50:49 +0000
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           Summary: RQ-146: needs clarification re. wildcards
           Product: XML Schema
           Version: 1.1 only
          Platform: All
        OS/Version: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Structures: XSD Part 1
        AssignedTo: ht@w3.org
        ReportedBy: sandygao@ca.ibm.com
         QAContact: www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org

Consider the following "tricky" indirect case involving a wildcard referencing 
a global element:

<element name="a" type="string"/>
<complexType name="example-2">
    <element name="a" type="int"/>
    <element name="whatever"/>
    <any namespace="##targetNamespace" processContents="lax"/>

Clearly the local <a> and the indirect reference to the global <a> 
are "inconsistent" with each other within the content model of the above 
example but I'm not sure if the "directly, indirectly, or implicitly" language 
in the EDC rule captures this case.

See mail from: David Bau

See reply from: Henry Thompson
Received on Monday, 21 November 2005 15:50:58 UTC

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