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From: Panagiotis Reveliotis <panagiotis@enosysmarkets.com>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2001 18:24:09 -0700
To: <www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NEBBKCGFGLLHIDIBCBDOCEOGCAAA.panagiotis@enosysmarkets.com>
In XML-Schema Part 2: List datatypes
[Definition:]   The ·atomic· datatype that participates in the definition of
a ·list· datatype is known as the itemType of that ·list· datatype.

Later on, in the same document: Derivation by list
A ·list· datatype must be ·derived· from an ·atomic· or a ·union· datatype,
known as the ·itemType· of the ·list· datatype.

The two statements are contradicting. Could you please clarify if the
itemType of a list is meant to be
of "atomic" type ONLY or
of EITHER "atomic" OR "union" type?

Received on Monday, 21 May 2001 21:26:18 UTC

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