OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: [xml-dev] stupid deterministic content model question

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]

David Tolpin <dvd@davidashen.net> writes:

> > I'm having a blackout. Is (para+|(para*, summary)) deterministic?
> No, it is not.
> > What I want is at least one element, at most one summary, and if a
> > summary appears, it should be the last element.
> (para*,(para|summary))

Hm, how would <para/><para/><para/> match this? The three paras would
match "para*", and then there would be nothing to satisfy

Is (a*, a) satisfiable at all? It reads as "forever and one day".


Elections only count as free and trials as fair if you can lose
money betting on the outcome.


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS