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Re: xsd:all and xsd:element with max(min)occurs (was: xsd:any ...)

From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2000 20:54:20 +0200
Message-ID: <39E4B75C.94EE4B9C@dyomedea.com>
To: "Henry S. Thompson" <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
CC: Miloslav Nic <nicmila@idoox.com>, "xmlschema-dev@w3.org" <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Henry,

"Henry S. Thompson" wrote:
> 
> Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com> writes:
> 
> > The primer [1] is very formal about the fact that maxOccurs cannot be
> > greater than 1 for elements appearing within "all" particles...
> 
> Exactly right.  Also 'all' itself only allows min=max=1

The restriction for elements within "all" particles seems pretty severe.

There was a comment saying that "It would be rather easy to extend that,
though".

Do you think it's the case or can share with us the reasons why it has
been decided otherwise ?

Thanks

Eric

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