Skip to content


DDC-206: XML Mapping Driver should be case-insensitive in regard to <generator type="" /> values. #2740

doctrinebot opened this Issue · 2 comments

2 participants


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).

@beberlei beberlei was assigned by doctrinebot
@doctrinebot doctrinebot added this to the 2.0-ALPHA4 milestone
@doctrinebot doctrinebot closed this
@doctrinebot doctrinebot added the Bug label
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.