RE: Should we care about elements order ?
Eric van der Vlist wrote: > > Like it's the case with a DTD, XML Schema and Relax can handle unordered > elements at the price of giving up almost any control on their > occurrences. > > The issue has been submitted to the XML Schema WG as LC-16 and LC-132 > and the response (Martin Gudgin, ) has been recently again to decline > it. This issue was present when XML 1.0 was specified and directly corresponds to the decision to remove the "&" model, available in SGML, from XML. This was one of those features of SGML that was dropped, to my knowledge, in order to reduce the size and complexity of a validating parser. Jonathan Borden The Open Healthcare Group http://www.openhealth.org
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