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   Re: [xml-dev] Substitution Groups

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"Michael Kay" <mike@saxonica.com> writes:

>> You gloss is not accurate.  The REC also says, wrt the semantics of
>> <import> [1], 
> We had a discussion on this on xmlschema-dev in October and I thought the
> conclusion was that 3.15.3 was indeed flawed. 
> If document A includes document B (or if C includes A and B), the components
> defined in A are never added to the "appropriate property of the schema
> which corresponds to the document B", and under 3.15.3 they are therefore
> not available to discharge QName references in B.

Sorry, I was confused by the context, which was Paul Spencer's
<import> example.

You're right, the impact of need for laziness has not always made it
to ever corner of the spec. that it needs to -- we're working on
getting composition right in XML Schema 1.1.

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