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Re: Attributes ordering

From: Nataraj Ramalingam <Nataraj.Ramalingam@aricent.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2007 11:17:40 +0530
To: "G. Ken Holman" <gkholman@CraneSoftwrights.com>
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <OF74D1FF23.474D483C-ON652572A3.001F4A80-652572A3.001FD49D@flextronicssoftware.com>
Thanks Ken.

So, this confirms that attributes can appear in any order in an element 

Kind Regards,

xmlschema-dev-request@w3.org wrote on 03/19/2007 03:10:52 AM:

> At 2007-03-17 17:26 +0530, Nataraj Ramalingam wrote:
> >I am little new to XML. I have a basic doubt in the ordering of 
> >attributes inside a complex type.
> >...
> >I know that the elements ordering can be controlled using "sequence" 
> >or "all". But i am not sure about the same behavior with attributes.
> Note that XML 1.0 fourth edition (and all editions) states in section 
>    http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/REC-xml-20060816/#sec-starttags

>    Note that the order of attribute specifications in a start-tag
>    or empty-element tag is not significant.
> I hope this helps.
> . . . . . . . . . . . . Ken
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