minOccur, maxOccur

Julian Reschke reschke at medicaldataservice.de
Tue May 11 08:00:06 BST 1999

> From: owner-xml-dev at ic.ac.uk [mailto:owner-xml-dev at ic.ac.uk]On Behalf Of
> Paul Prescod
> Sent: Monday, May 10, 1999 11:20 PM
> To: www-xml-schema-comments at w3.org; xml-dev
> Subject: minOccur, maxOccur
> I dispute the usefulness of minOccur and maxOccur. I would like to hear
> about where people would use these features. I find that people often want
> them but can find a clearer way of expressing their document type when
> they are not available.

Interesting statemen. How about an example. How would you define a schema
where <a> can only contain <b> and <c>, each of which exactly one time?

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