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Re: Must You Specify mixed="true" on extended types?

From: George Cristian Bina <george@sync.ro>
Date: Fri, 09 Sep 2005 14:52:02 +0300
Message-ID: <43217762.6030604@sync.ro>
To: Michael Kay <mike@saxonica.com>
Cc: 'Eliot Kimber' <ekimber@innodata-isogen.com>, 'xml-schema-dev' <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>

Hi Mike,

See my previous post, in this case the content type is the same as the 
one of the base type - the mixed value on the extended type is actually 
ignored and the one from the base type is used.

Best Regards,
George Cristian Bina
<oXygen/> XML Editor, Schema Editor and XSLT Editor/Debugger

Michael Kay wrote:
>>But I wanted to make sure, because I would have expected the 
>>value for 
>>"mixed" to be inherited from the base type for extensions, 
>>regardless of 
>>what the nominal default value of the "mixed=" attribute is.
> I don't think there's anything in the spec that causes the default to be
> inherited from the base type. It has to be specified explicitly and it has
> to be consistent. That's the XML schema style - like listing all the child
> elements again when you define a type by restriction.
> Michael Kay
Received on Friday, 9 September 2005 11:46:21 UTC

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