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Re: Is this the complete list of ways to create recursion in XML Schemas?

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 25 Aug 2012 15:24:20 -0400
To: "Costello, Roger L." <costello@mitre.org>
Cc: "xmlschema-dev@w3.org" <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1345922660.15353.8.camel@localhost.localdomain>
On Sat, 2012-08-25 at 15:10 +0000, Costello, Roger L. wrote:
> Hi Folks,

> Is that the complete list? Are there any other ways to create
> recursion in XML Schemas?

Some others:

Indirect recursion - element A contains B which can contain A...

Recursion via substitution groups

Co-occurrence can quickly become co-dependency: you can make mutual
dependencies with id/idref for example.


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