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From "Deepal Jayasinghe (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] Updated: (AXIS2-3354) Allow for sharing XSD schemas between services
Date Wed, 12 Mar 2008 05:00:46 GMT


Deepal Jayasinghe updated AXIS2-3354:

    Affects Version/s:     (was: 1.3)

Let's try to fix this for next version , I do not consider this a  critical issue since we
have a work around.


> Allow for sharing XSD schemas between services
> ----------------------------------------------
>                 Key: AXIS2-3354
>                 URL:
>             Project: Axis 2.0 (Axis2)
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>    Affects Versions: nightly
>            Reporter: Mauro Molinari
>            Assignee: Deepal Jayasinghe
>            Priority: Critical
> Suppose I have the following structure:
> The WSDLs for MyService1 and MyService2 are in the following folders, respectively:
> contextpath/WEB-INF/services/MyService1/META-INF/
> contextpath/WEB-INF/services/MyService2/META-INF/
> I want them to share Common.xsd: as of now, it seems that there's no way to get this
to work.
> If I put it here:
> contextpath/WEB-INF/services/
> and the xsd:import schemaLocation in the WSDLs points to "../../Common.xsd", Axis2 can
find the XSD and processes the services correctly, but when it substitutes the link to it
in the WSDLs, it generates the following links:
> MyService1?xsd=../../Common.xsd (in MyService1 WSDL)
> MyService2?xsd=../../Common.xsd (in MyService2 WSDL)
> The problem is that from an HTTP client point of view, this translates to path contextpath/Common.xsd:
in fact, if you try to write the link:
> http://server:8080/contextpath/services/MyService1?xsd=../../Common.xsd
> a "file not found" error is given.
> Another clue is that if I try to generate a client pointing to
> http://server:8080/contextpath/services/MyService1?wsdl, WSDL2Java says that it cannot
retrieve the schema.
> By manually typing:
> http://server:8080/contextpath/services/MyService1?xsd=../Common.xsd
> I see that the schema can actually be found; but if I replace the xsd:import in the original
WSDL so that the schemaLocation points to "../Common.xsd", then Axis2 can't find it anymore,
because it searches for it in contextpath/WEB-INF/services/MyService1/ and the generation
of the WSDL fails.
> So, my request is this: add a supported way to share schemas (and maybe WSDLs portions)
between services.
> Maybe the system should allow a default common repository where shared schemas and WSDLs
can be placed? Or should the way in which Axis2 rewrites the schemaLocation link in the WSDL
when imported resources are mapped to file outside the current folder simply fixed?

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