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Re: SV: empty elements and xsd:string

From: George Cristian Bina <george@oxygenxml.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Feb 2005 17:44:25 +0200
Message-ID: <421A01D9.4020901@oxygenxml.com>
To: Bryan Rasmussen <brs@itst.dk>
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org

Hi Bryan,

 > But I'm wondering now, does this mean that there are also empty
 > nonNegativeIntegers and the like?

No, because empty is not a lexical representation of 0 (zero) for 
instance. The value space for nonNegariveInteger is the infinite set {0, 
1, 2, ...} and empty does not lexically represent any of these values.

Best Regards,
George Cristian Bina
<oXygen/> XML Editor, Schema Editor and XSLT Editor/Debugger
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