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   Re: Namespaces and Schemes

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  • From: ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk (Henry S. Thompson)
  • To: "Sean B. Palmer" <sean@mysterylights.com>
  • Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2000 19:47:14 +0000

"Sean B. Palmer" <sean@mysterylights.com> writes:

> Hello everyone,
> I have an XML document with a namespace:-
> <xml xmlns="http://waptechinfo.com/ns">
>   <myelement/>
> </xml>
> Now, I want to 'attach' a scheme [sic] to the namespace, that tells both
> humans and parsers not only what the content and structure of the document
> is, but what it means as well.
> Question: How do I best go about doing this?

No clear what you mean by a "scheme [sic]"?

I'd certainly be interested in a bit more detail on why it's obvious
that XML Schema is not appropriate for your needs.

  Henry S. Thompson, HCRC Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh
          W3C Fellow 1999--2001, part-time member of W3C Team
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