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RE: What good is Restriction?

From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com>
Date: 10 Jul 2002 19:30:07 +0200
To: Jeff Lowery <jlowery@scenicsoft.com>
Cc: "'Biron,Paul V'" <Paul.V.Biron@kp.org>, xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-Id: <1026322208.1544.18.camel@ibook>

On Wed, 2002-07-10 at 19:24, Jeff Lowery wrote:

> I thought XPaths were suggested as an alternative in this case. Why was that
> rejected? It's used for keydefs.

They can be a real mess in some cases... for instance if you use
substitution group to substitute one of the elements on the path!

See you in San Diego.
Eric van der Vlist       http://xmlfr.org            http://dyomedea.com
(W3C) XML Schema ISBN:0-596-00252-1 http://oreilly.com/catalog/xmlschema
Received on Wednesday, 10 July 2002 13:30:41 UTC

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