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RE: element directly in complexType ?

From: Don Mullen <don@extensibility.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2000 09:04:12 -0400
Message-ID: <339902DC0E58D411986A00B0D03D84323D6298@EXTMAIL>
To: "'Miloslav Nic'" <nicmila@idoox.com>, xmlschema-dev@w3.org

The example is incorrect.  A top-level <sequence> is required:

<xs:element name="contextOne">
     <xs:complexType>
	<xs:sequence>
	         <xs:element name="myLocalelement" type="myFirstType"/>
	         <xs:element ref="globalelement"/>
	</xs:sequence>
     </xs:complexType>
 </xs:element>

Don Mullen
TIBCO Extensibility

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Miloslav Nic [mailto:nicmila@idoox.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 11, 2000 4:53 AM
> To: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
> Subject: xsd:element directly in complexType ?
> 
> 
> In XML Schema Part1:  
> 
> 
> element is not listed as a permitted child of complexType:
> 
> XML Representation Summary:  complexType Element Information Item
> 
> Content: (annotation? , (simpleContent | complexContent | 
> ((group | all
> | choice |
>               sequence)? , ((attribute | attributeGroup)* ,
> anyAttribute?))))
> 
> 
> but:
> 
> in 4.3.2 XML Representation of Element Declaration Schema Components
> 
> example:
> 
> <xs:element name="contextOne">
>     <xs:complexType>
>         <xs:element name="myLocalelement" type="myFirstType"/>
>         <xs:element ref="globalelement"/>
>     </xs:complexType>
> </xs:element>
> 
> 
> I would personally prefer to have the possibility to use elements
> directly in complexType and 
> assume that there is implicitly assumed a sequence as the 
> parent of all
> of them.
> 
> Is the example wrong or was the xsd:element missed in Complex Type
> Definition?
> 
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