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xmlaltovauser12
Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2011 6:22:00 PM
Rank: Newbie

Joined: 4/7/2011
Posts: 3
Hello Altova users

I am using xml spy enterprise edition 2011 software to validate xml file agaist xsd file. But both the files are well formed. But when i put a refrence of schema file in xml file then it gives me an error as

Unable to locate a reference to a supported schema type (DTD, W3C Schema) within this document instance.

Both the files (xml and xsd) are in the same directory(location).

Xml file

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<configuration xmlns="http://abc.org/sample/cgi/1.0"
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xsi:schemaLocation="http://abc.org/sample/cgi/1.0/abc.xsd">
<configuration-metadata>
<configuration-name>Configuration with all the datastores</configuration-name>
</configuration-metadata>
</configuration>


xsd file

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<schema xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"
targetNamespace="http://abc.org/sample/cgi/1.0"
xmlns:ab="http://abc.org/sample/cgi/1.0"
elementFormDefault="qualified">
<element name="configuration">
<complexType>
</complexType>
</element>

</schema>
vlad
Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2011 7:06:55 PM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 12/13/2005
Posts: 2,817
Location: Mauritius
schemaLocation attribute must contain two values - first is the target namespace of your schema and second is the file path.

Instead of typing by hand, simply use built-in XMLSpy menu command Assign Schema which will ensure that the reference to your schema is properly added to your XML instance file.
xmlaltovauser12
Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2011 8:26:35 PM
Rank: Newbie

Joined: 4/7/2011
Posts: 3
I got an error resolved..

This is what i changed in my xml file.


<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<configuration xmlns="http://eobjects.org/analyzerbeans/configuration/1.0"
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xsi:schemaLocation="http://eobjects.org/analyzerbeans/configuration/1.0 abc.xsd">
</configuration>
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