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Re: normalized enumeration facet values

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 09:30:23 +0000
To: Kasimier Buchcik <kbuchcik@4commerce.de>
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b64zsx7io.fsf@erasmus.inf.ed.ac.uk>

Kasimier Buchcik <kbuchcik@4commerce.de> writes:

> So can someone point me to the place in the spec, that explains why
> Xerces does normalize the facet's value according to the base type
> definition? I can only find the statement that the value of the facet
> needs to be valid against the base type, not that it actually _is_ of
> that type.

The following is what you want, although it's arguably misplaced,
being in the middle of the XML Representation Summary for
<enumeration>:

  "{value} *must* be in the *value space* of {base type definition}."

ht
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