Modifying the Data Source

In this section, we will look at several possible changes to a data source, and also at approaches to modifying the files that make up the form template. The possible types of change to the data source are as follows:

  • Changing naming in the data source

  • Adding to a data source

  • Deleting from a data source

  • Restructuring a data source

In the following sections, we will look at each of these types of modification in turn.

Changing Naming in the Data Source

One type of modification that can be made to a form template is to change the names of some or all of the elements and attributes specified by the W3C XML Schema document that forms part of the form template. Naming changes can involve some or all of the elements and attributes ...

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