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Re: locating the invalid element in a large xml document

From: George Cristian Bina <george@oxygenxml.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2006 22:12:38 +0200
Message-ID: <43CBFE36.2090504@oxygenxml.com>
To: jneff@tethyshealth.com
CC: xmlschema-dev@w3.org

Hello James,

In general schema processors report errors with location information, so 
look in your schema processor API for that.

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

jneff@tethyshealth.com wrote:
> Greetings,
> I have a fairly large schema (around 10K lines long) that will be
> validating even larger XML documents.
> If the schema validator finds an element which is not valid, it returns
> the element name and the error.
> There may be many elements that have the same name who are siblings.
> How can I find out which element in the input data document is the
> invalid one?
> Is there a way to include positional information in this error from the
> schema validator?  Or maybe generate a unique id for each element in the
> input data document and include that id as part of the error.
> Thanks in advance,
> -- 
> James Neff
> Technology Specialist
> Tethys Health Ventures
> 4 North Park Drive, Suite 203
> Hunt Valley, MD  21030
> office:  410.771.0692 x103
> cell:    443.865.7874
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