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Re: [Craig Brown <cmb@research.canon.com.au>] XSV

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 25 Jul 2000 15:57:07 +0100
To: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Cc: Craig Brown <cmb@research.canon.com.au>
Message-ID: <f5bsnsyjm0s.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk (Henry S. Thompson) writes:

> From: Craig Brown <cmb@research.canon.com.au>
> Subject: XSV
> To: ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk
> Date: Tue, 25 Jul 00 23:45:59 +1000
> 
> Man!
> 
> I've been using your (online) validator - and keys don't appear to work
> all that well.
> 
> The validator does not check the selector XPath for validity.  Also,
> it won't allow me to put a xsd:key at the top level.

Sorry, but XPath support in XSV is very limited -- simple paths, no
error checking.  This is documented in the relevant place [1].

ht

[1] http://www.ltg.ed.ac.uk/~ht/xsv-status.html
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