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Re: <xs:any> behavior

From: Eddie Robertsson <erobertsson@allette.com.au>
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2002 09:43:02 +1000
Message-ID: <3D335E06.30309@allette.com.au>
To: Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>
CC: Brian Madigan <bmadigan@oliverecords.com>, xmlschema-dev@w3.org

Jeni Tennison wrote:

>Hi Brian,
>>I am finding that the xs:any declaration works as suggested in XML
>>Spy's validator, but not in xerces-J 1.4.4. The xerces validator is
>>telling me that Elements at that level must be declared. XML spy
>>does not complain when validation the same instance document/schema.
>Without actually seeing your schema it's hard to tell which of the
>validators is correct, but bear in mind that the processContents
>attribute on xs:any defaults to 'strict', which means that if the
>validator finds an element in the instance that gets validated against
>the xs:any, but it can't find a global element declaration for that
>element, it should raise an error.
You probably should move to the latest release of Xerces as well (2.0.2) 
since there has been many improvements in the conformance to W3C XML 
Schema since 1.4.4

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