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Re: [eclipse-dev] Eclipse Extension Point Schema Definition Change from Eclipse 3.4 to 3.5

Hi Chris,

Chris Aniszczyk wrote:
On Thu, Aug 6, 2009 at 1:57 AM, Stefan Liebig <Stefan.Liebig@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I recently noticed that the Extension Point Schema Editor introduced a change in the schema definition for extension points.
It changed the element from
- element/annotation/appinfo to element/annotation/appInfo
- attribute/annotation/appinfo to attribute/annotation/appInfo
(i.e. the 'i' in appinfo changed to 'I' in appInfo)

I am wondering whether this might cause problems for users of a pre 3.5 Eclipse IDE when using exsd's from a 3.5 Eclipse IDE.

IfÂIÂunderstandÂwhatÂyou'reÂasking,ÂEclipseÂneverÂaimsÂtoÂbeÂforwardÂcompatible.ÂInÂreality,ÂthisÂmeansÂyouÂcan'tÂtakeÂsomethingÂlikeÂEclipseÂ3.4ÂandÂpointÂitÂtoÂaÂEclipseÂ3.5Âtarget.ÂEclipseÂaimsÂtoÂbeÂbackwardsÂcompatible. Eclipse 3.5 should be able to deal with both of those formats.
See my comment on MartinÂs comment.

Did that - Thanks!


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