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Re: Mixed content woes (

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 19 Nov 2002 12:56:34 +0000
To: "Francis Brouns" <francis.brouns@ou.nl>
Cc: <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <f5bk7j9k9a5.fsf@erasmus.inf.ed.ac.uk>

"Francis Brouns" <francis.brouns@ou.nl> writes:

> I have problems getting a mixed content model to work as well. My model is
> rather straightforward. Element x refers type x. Type x is defined as mixed
> model, and a choice of 3 elements. One of the elements is text-only, one has
> a complex type and the third is empty but references an attribute group. The
> schema validates in several parsers, but Xml Spy, Turbo XML and XSV do not
> allow any text in element x.
> <xs:element name="x" type="xtype"/>
> <xs:complexType name="xtype" mixed="true">
>   <xs:choice>
>     <xs:element ref="a"/>
>     <xs:element ref="b"/>
>     <xs:element ref="c"/>
>   </xs:choice>
> </xs:complexType>
> <xs:element name="a" type="xs:string"/>
> <xs:element name="b" type="btype">
> <xs:element name="c">
>   <xs:complexType>
>     <xs:attributeGroup ref="attr.ref"/>
>   </xs:complexType>
> </xs:element>

Are you sure?  Note that your declaration only allows _one_ of a, b or
c inside x.  Please send sample instance doc't and XSV error message.

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