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Re: Inheritance

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 23 Oct 2001 09:09:49 +0100
To: Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>
Cc: "Tim Galle" <timgalle@cyberdude.com>, xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5bzo6ig4ky.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> writes:

> Redefining the struct1-content group (using xs:redefine) would allow
> people to change the content, and redefining the struct1-attrs
> attribute group would allow people to change the over1/over2
> attributes (or add new ones), but the final1-3 attributes wouldn't be
> redefinable... that's if I'm correct that it's not possible to
> redefine final complex types using xs:redefine?

That's correct, but is using a sledge-hammer to crack a walnut in my

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