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Re: Inheritance

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 22 Oct 2001 16:05:43 +0100
To: Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>
Cc: "Tim Galle" <timgalle@cyberdude.com>, xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b6697iuk8.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> writes:

> > This is OK. If you tried to restrict "final1" instead of "over1",
> > you'd get an error.
> Would I be right in saying that this would still allow people to
> override the value constraint/required of the 'finalN' attributes
> - that it's only the type definition that couldn't be changed?


> Presumably to fix the required and value constraint properties, you'd
> need to use the final attribute on the complex type definition itself?

Yes, but then you couldn't change over1... either.

  Henry S. Thompson, HCRC Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh
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