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Question (and suggestion?) for W3C XML Schema authoring tools.

From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com>
Date: Wed, 07 Nov 2001 12:12:50 +0100
Message-ID: <3BE91732.9060204@dyomedea.com>
To: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Knowing [xml] that
"Algorithms exist which allow many but not all non-deterministic content 
models to be reduced automatically to equivalent deterministic models; 
see Brüggemann-Klein 1991 [Brüggemann-Klein]."

Are you aware of W3C XML Schema authoring tools which would use (or plan 
to use) one of these algorithms to propose deterministic alternatives 
-strictly equivalent or only approaching- when a schema author creates a 
non-deterministic content model?

IMHO, such a feature would be very helpful.



[xml] http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml#determinism
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