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Re: Multiple inheritance

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 02 Mar 2000 18:27:56 +0000
To: David Skogan <dskogan@cs.keele.ac.uk>
Cc: www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b1z5tns5v.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
The WG has deliberated at length wrt multiple inheritance, which many
members agree with you would be useful.  We reached consensus that it
was too complex for v.1.

Your approach of using one type hierarchy and mixins for the other
ancestors via attribute and model groups is the best you can do for

  Henry S. Thompson, HCRC Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh
          W3C Fellow 1999--2001, part-time member of W3C Team
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