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Re: Substitution groups vs. type inheritance

> Hello,
> substitution groups and type inheritance seem to provide similar
> capabilities. What are differences? When should I use one
> or the other?

Have a look at XML Schemas: Best Practices [1]. Especially Creating
Variable Content Container Elements [2] and Creating Extensible Content
Models [3] discuss this.


[1] http://www.xfront.com/BestPractices.html
[2] http://www.xfront.com/VariableContentContainers.html
[3] http://www.xfront.com/ExtensibleContentModels.html