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Why only restriction when redefining simply types?

From: Neil Bradley <neil.bradley@rubus.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 04:44:43 -0500 (EST)
Message-ID: <502326F46B08D41191C400508B6D70C1035A3671@nvision01.rubus.com>
To: "'xmlschema-dev@w3.org'" <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>

When redefining a simple type, it is only possible to use the Restriction
element (not Union or List). Why can complex
types be extended in redefinitions but simple types cannot?



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