XML Schema Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples
Dr. Herong Yang, Version 4.11

Overriding Element Types in XML Documents

This chapter provides notes and tutorial examples on overriding element Type. Topics include declaring element nillable, overriding element with 'xsi:nil', defining base and derived datatypes, overriding element type with 'xsi:type'.

Overriding Element Type to Empty Content - nillable

Overriding Element Type to Empty Content - xsi:nil

Defining a Derived Datatype from a Base Datatype

Overriding the Base Datatype - xsi:type

Overriding the Base Datatype - Errors

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction to XML Schema

 XML Editor and Schema Processor - XMLPad

 Java API for XML Processing - JAXP

 JAXP - XML Schema (XSD) Validation

 XML Parser API - Xerces2 Java Parser

 XML Schema Language - Basics

 XML Schema Built-in Datatypes

 Complex Element Declaration

 XML Schema Location and Namespace in XML Documents

Overriding Element Types in XML Documents

 Linking Multiple Schema Documents Together

 Glossary

 References

 PDF Printing Version

Dr. Herong Yang, updated in 2009
Overriding Element Types in XML Documents