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Re: Schema Document Access

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 11 Mar 2003 15:44:22 +0000
To: Shirish Kulkarni <shirish_kul@yahoo.com>
Cc: xerces-c-dev@xml.apache.org, xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b65qplxgp.fsf@erasmus.inf.ed.ac.uk>

Shirish Kulkarni <shirish_kul@yahoo.com> writes:

> Henry : 
> 
> Actually, I wish to avoid giving the absolute path in
> the instance document and have the actual path getting
> 
> controlled within the application ( or Schema ?? ) -
> so as to make the instance documents portable ( common
> to 
> Unix & NT ). 
> 
> So should I be setting up EntityResolver in such case
> or Schema gives some other technique ? 

No, and in my view it wouldn't be appropriate for the Schema REC to
address this issue -- to do so would break modularity -- if you want
to re-direct URL access, you should use a local caching proxy that you
can configure.

ht
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