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meaning of namespace="##other"

From: Karl Scheibelhofer <Karl.Scheibelhofer@iaik.at>
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2000 08:15:12 +0100
To: <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NDBBJJNFOMNNKFDPLCDJOEJCCEAA.Karl.Scheibelhofer@iaik.at>

i have a concrete question regarding XML Schema. the namespace attribute in
the ANY-element type; if i set it to namespace="##other", does it mean that
just the element itself must be from a other namespace or does this hold for
it descendants too?
i read the standard, but i am still not 100% sure. i think it just refers to
the element but not to its descendants. i assume, it is to get a
deterministic content model, if a ANY-element is mixed with other elements.
isn't it?

thanks in advance

Received on Tuesday, 5 December 2000 02:17:16 UTC

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