Description


When a node (rather than a leaf) in the DTD is mapped, cascade the mapping to any un-mapped elements within that node. Currently the mapping between component subtypes in the n-tier architecture requires hundreds of mapping because it is at field level. Were it mapped at entity level (ENTITYFRM.MODEL=ENTITYSSV.MODEL) the definitions would be easier to manage and require management less frequently.

Use Case


1. Mapping of the form = on at least uniface to uniface implementation to make map definitions much smaller on the n-tier architecture.

Importance


Maintenance of the code in using xmlload/xmlsave and component subtypes is difficult and time consuming. Adding a field to an entity currently requires amending the DTD and then visiting the definitions trigger of every form and adding the mapping between the component subtypes.

Type


XML

Operating System


Not Applicable

Status


Open

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