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Re: xsd:anyType, xsd:anySimpleType

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 05 Dec 2002 08:30:35 +0000
To: "Morris Matsa" <mmatsa@us.ibm.com>
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b1y4w50lw.fsf@erasmus.inf.ed.ac.uk>

"Morris Matsa" <mmatsa@us.ibm.com> writes:

> We've been having discussions about which of these are legal in a schema,
> based on inferences in various parts of the spec which might contradict
> each other.
> 
> Which of the four are legal?
> 
> <xsd:schema xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema">
>  <xsd:element name="one" type="xsd:anySimpleType" />
>  <xsd:element name="two" type="xsd:anyType" />
>  <xsd:attribute name="three" type="xsd:anySimpleType" />
>  <xsd:attribute name="four" type="xsd:anyType" />
> </xsd:schema>
> 
>             SQC           XSV
> one         ok            ok
> two         ok            ok
> three       ok            ok
> four        ok            bad [1]

Forthcoming errata will clarify this -- XSV is (will be) correct.

ht
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