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   Re: [xml-dev] xsd:redefine issue using xsd:include

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"Marc Gratacos" <MGratacos@isda.org> writes:

> Hi,
> I have three schema files a.xsd, b.xsd, c.xsd within the same namespace.
> a.xsd includes b.xsd (<xsd:include schemaLocation="b.xsd"/>)
> c.xsd redefines some types from a.xsd (<xsd:redefine
> schemaLocation="a.xsd">)
> Since a.xsd is including b.xsd I was thinking that in c.xsd I could
> redefine types from a.xsd also. I did that and xerces doesn't complain
> at all. However, other tools like Stylus Studio, XML Spy, IBM Schema
> Quality Checker do. Is this w3c valid? It's not clear to me reading the
> spec. Or is it a tools issue?

Sounds OK to me - did you try XSV [1] ?


[1] http://www.ltg.ed.ac.uk/~ht/xsv-status.html
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