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Abstract element and xsi:nil

From: Dennis Sosnoski <dms@sosnoski.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2007 16:55:38 +1200
Message-ID: <46D4FC4A.3040606@sosnoski.com>
To: xmlschema-dev@w3.org

Is it possible to define an abstract element with nillable='true', then
using the element name in an instance document with xsi:nil='true'? This
would appear to be prohibited, but leads to the slightly absurd case
where you have to pick one of the non-abstract members of the
substitution group to say that the value is really not present in the
instance document.

  - Dennis
Received on Wednesday, 29 August 2007 04:52:52 UTC

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