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   Re: [xml-dev] Data type help

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  • To: jeralph@comcast.net
  • Subject: Re: [xml-dev] Data type help
  • From: ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk (Henry S. Thompson)
  • Date: Wed, 08 Oct 2003 10:48:35 +0100
  • Cc: xml-dev@lists.xml.org
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jeralph@comcast.net writes:

> I am trying to create a schema with an element called "Element" and
> I want to have an attribute called "dataType" that can be of
> specific base data types. Is this a simple matter of defining my own
> simple types that are restrictions of the base types I want, then
> declaring my "dataType" as an enumeration of my defined simple
> types?

I think you will want a _union_ of your defined simple types, but
otherwise, yes, that's about right.

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