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Re: "Re: xs:include changing targetNamespace"'

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2004 10:59:30 +0100
To: "Michael Kay" <mike@saxonica.com>
Cc: "'Kasimier Buchcik'" <kbuchcik@4commerce.de>, "'<\"ht@inf.ed.ac.uk\"'" <"Henry S. Thompson"@mail.firmenpost.de>, <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
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"Michael Kay" <mike@saxonica.com> writes:

>> Does this mean as well, that if a schema document (A) with an
>> existing target namespace includes a schema document (B) with no
>> target namespace, which, in turn, includes a schema document (C),
>> the target namespace of (B) will still be 'absent' when the
>> constraints for including of (C) are applied? IOW, does this
>> chameleon-effect touch the first level of includes only?
> My reading is that the components derived from C are copied into the schema
> corresponding to B with no change in namespace, but when the components are
> then copied into A, the namespace is changed regardless whether they
> originated from B or C.

That's my reading also.

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