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Re: Wildcards and namespace constraints. What about the local name?

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 02 Apr 2003 09:35:31 +0100
To: "Alessandro Triglia" <sandro@mclink.it>
Cc: "[Public XML Schema-DEV]" <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <f5b1y0l5mb0.fsf@erasmus.inf.ed.ac.uk>

"Alessandro Triglia" <sandro@mclink.it> writes:

> Hi
> 
> Does the following:
> 
> ---------------------------
> 3.10.1  The Wildcard Schema Component
> 
> [...]
> 
> strict
> 
>     There must be a top-level declaration for the item available, or the
> item must have an xsi:type, and the item must be .valid. as appropriate.
> 
> ---------------------------
> 
> mean that the *local name* of the element i.i. (matching a wildcard) is
> not constrained when the element carries an  xsi:type  attribute?

That's correct.

The basic point of 'strict' is that each element must be validated
with a type definition.  This is achieved via the xsi:type, so we're
happy.

ht
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