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[Bug 4004] the [schema default] property is half-useless

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Date: Wed, 22 Nov 2006 05:33:48 +0000
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           Summary: the [schema default] property is half-useless
           Product: XML Schema
           Version: 1.0 only
          Platform: All
        OS/Version: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Structures: XSD Part 1
        AssignedTo: cmsmcq@w3.org
        ReportedBy: sandygao@ca.ibm.com
         QAContact: www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org
 BugsThisDependsOn: 1996

As specified, it gets a value when an Attribute Declaration has a value 
constraint but not when an Attribute Use has one.

Either we should

1) Deprecate this in 1.0 and remove it from 1.1 (what use is it, anyway -- why 
is it here?);

2) Add a Note about its half-brokenness;

3) 'fix' it, pbly by moving it under Complex Type Defn PSVI contributions and 
folding in Attribute Uses.
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