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Re: Constructing new cocatenated element content

From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2001 12:19:13 +0200
Message-ID: <3B331BA1.B71BA4EF@dyomedea.com>
To: bjoern.martin@gmx.net
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Bjoern Martin wrote:
> Hi.
> I would like to represent an element in XML which represents the JDBC
> timestamp format. It slightly differs from xs:dateTime (JDBC timestamp
> is "CCYY-MM-DD hh:mm:ss", but xs:dateTime is "CCYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss"). I
> thought of concatenating the schema datatypes xs:date and xs:time,
> separated by a blank.
> I would appreciate any hint on this. Thx!

Unfortunately, there is no way to concatenate two datatypes!

I don't see any solution except to define the datatype as a string and
to restrict it through patterns.

Note that you would loose the datetime "semantic", though.

Can't you remove this space somewhere in your process ? it would avoid
this pain!

Hope this helps.

> Regards.
> --
> Bjoern Martin                                bjoern.martin@gmx.net

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