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  1. Preface
  2. Web Services
  3. SOAP Web Services
  4. WSDL Data Object
  5. Schema Object
  6. How to Create a SOAP Web Service
  7. Operation Mappings
  8. Parsing Web Service SOAP Messages
  9. Generating Web Service SOAP Messages
  10. Web Service Consumer Transformation
  11. REST Web Services
  12. How to Create a REST Web Service
  13. REST Web Service Consumer Transformation
  14. REST and SOAP Web Service Administration
  15. Datatype Compatibility

Web Services Guide

Web Services Guide

Simple Type Properties

Simple Type Properties

A simple type element is an element that contains unstructured text. When you select a simple type element in the
Schema
view, information about the simple type element appears in the right panel.
The following table describes the properties you can view for a simple type:
Property
Description
Type
Name of the element.
Description
Description of the element.
Variety
Defines if the simple type is union, list, anyType, or atomic. An atomic element contains no other elements or attributes.
Member types
A list of the types in a UNION construct.
Item type
The element type.
Base
The base type of an atomic element, such as integer or string.
Minimum Length
The minimum length for an element. Length is in bytes, characters, or items based on the element type.
Maximum Length
The maximum length for an element. Length is in bytes, characters, or items based on the element type.
Collapse whitespace
Strips leading and trailing whitespace. Collapses multiple spaces to a single space.
Enumerations
Restrict the type to the list of legal values.
Patterns
Restrict the type to values defined by a pattern expression.