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Re: Nested Substitutiongroups, how to?

From: Jack Lindsey <tuquenukem@hotmail.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2003 10:27:03 -0400
To: jeni@jenitennison.com, jawsoap@hotmail.com
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <Law15-F68vKcuuF5rRG0000da21@hotmail.com>

Brilliant!  Would this work across namespaces?

                 /       |    \    \
  Q:SmallGroup   P:X  P:Y P:Z
      /   |    |   \
  Q:A Q:B Q:C Q:D

X,Y and Z have to be globally defined to participate in a Substitutiongroup 
anyway. Assuming their Complex Types were also globally defined (i.e. named) 
and incestuously derived by extension from each other, could this be a 
viable mechanism for extending a class hierarchy established in one 
namespace from a second namespace, so that the leaves could inherit common 
features from both namespaces?

Cheers Jack

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