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xml schema to specify element type based on attribute value?

From: James <james.russo@-----.--->
To: NULL
Date: 7/18/2007 7:10:00 PM

Hello,

I'm trying to create a schema for the following document..

<Foo>
     <Content type="html">
        ... valid xhtml goes here ...
     </Content>
     <Content type="plain">
        ... xs:string value goes here ...
     </Content>
</Foo>

So, basically I need to specify that the type of the Content element
will be a complex type with a sequence of xs:any when the value of the
type attribute on that element is "html" or it's an simple type of
xs:string when the value of the type attribute is "plain"..

Is this possible with xsd?

Thanks,

-jr

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