Jira issue originally created by user @beberlei:
Other Metadata drivers are case-insensitive for this value, XML is not. It generates a php warning for example for not finding: GENERATORTYPEauto constant
Issue was closed with resolution "Fixed"
Comment created by romanb:
The difference here is though, that lowercase in the XML does not even validate against the XSD. The XSD enforces an enumeration.
Example error message from eclipse:
- cvc-enumeration-valid: Value 'auto' is not facet-valid with respect to enumeration '[TABLE, SEQUENCE, IDENTITY, AUTO]'. It must
be a value from the enumeration.
- cvc-attribute.3: The value 'auto' of attribute 'strategy' on element 'generator' is not valid with respect to its type, 'generator-
Automatic validation and code completion /intellisense is one of the main big advantages of XML over YAML (and why I prefer it).