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Re: SV: SV: SV: strict validation of any ##other namespace

From: Kasimier Buchcik <K.Buchcik@4commerce.de>
Date: Mon, 10 Oct 2005 10:22:35 +0200
To: Bryan Rasmussen <brs@itst.dk>
Cc: ML-xml-schema-dev <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1128932555.1272.6.camel@librax>


On Mon, 2005-10-10 at 10:01 +0200, Bryan Rasmussen wrote:
> Hi
> >> The question then is what LibXML2's response is if the instance document
> >> does not have a namespace matching the schema targetNamespace. One could
> >> create a schema, programmatically, with a targetNamespace not in the
> >> instance document and import the other namespaces in. 
> >I assume you are referring to your example here, where we have a strict
> >element-wildcard, which hits an element information item in a namespace
> >not currently imported.
> No, I was thinking that there would be a schema
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
> <schema  
> xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"
>  elementFormDefault="qualified" attributeFormDefault="unqualified">
> <import namespace="http://test.com" schemaLocation="schema1.xsd"/>
> <import namespace="http://test.org" schemaLocation="schema2.xsd"/>
> </schema>
> and there would not be anything in the empty namespace. 
> Would libxml2 support this? I've found that .Net and XSV support it, but
> msxml does not, and as I understand it XMLSPY won't either.  

Yes, this will work with Libxml2. That's the combining schema, which
imports all other needed schemata, I mentioned earlier.
But just to be sure we talk about the same: if you want to validate
with Libxml2 you need to precompile this schema first and then start
validation; this schema has to be a schema document, or a node-tree,
and then it will be compiled into schema components, since Libxml2 has
currently no API to create schema components programatically.


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