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Re: use of xs:annotation outside of schema

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 13 Feb 2003 14:34:22 +0000
To: Xan Gregg <xan@tibco.com>
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5bk7g4b66p.fsf@erasmus.inf.ed.ac.uk>

Xan Gregg <xan@tibco.com> writes:

> Is it OK to re-use something like xs:annotation for my own schemas?  That
> is, I want to allow annotation of elements in my instance documents, and it
> seems xs:annotation provides just what I want.

Sounds OK to me.  I can imagine implementations which wouldn't do the
right thing, but I think they'd be wrong.

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