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specify root for xsd validation

Jan Nowakowski
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Joined: Jun 07, 2010
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Hi,
I have a xsd file which allows multiple elements to be the root element of a correct xml, i.e.



Is it possible to validate an xml file against this schema but also tell the validator that the root of the xml file should be "a" but not "b" ?
Something like


so that an xml like:

would fail the validation but

would pass
 
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