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Re: Question about final elements and element derivation.

From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com>
Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2000 16:47:01 +0100
Message-ID: <3A0823F5.49199216@dyomedea.com>
To: "xmlschema-dev@w3.org" <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
"Henry S. Thompson" wrote:
> 
> Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com> writes:
> 
> > How can we derive an element by extension or restriction (since
> > xsd:extension and xsd:restriction aren't allowed directly below
> > xsd:element) ?
> 
> This constrains substitution groups by constraining how the _type
> definition_ of the elements in the substitution group may be derived.
> 
Got it !
This makes sense, since the type definition is what's really important,
the element definition being just a named container for a complex type
as far as substitution groups are concerned.

Thanks

Eric

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