Component Dependencies View for XML Schema

The Component Dependencies view allows you to spot the dependencies for the selected component of an XML Schema, a Relax NG schema, a NVDL schema or an XSLT stylesheet. You can open the view from Window > Show View > Component Dependencies .

If you want to see the dependencies of a schema component:
The action is available for all named components (for example elements or attributes).

Figure: Component Dependencies View - Hierarchy for xhtml11.xsd

In the Component Dependencies view the following actions are available in the toolbar:

Refreshes the dependencies structure.
Stop the dependencies computing.
Allows you to configure a search scope to compute the dependencies structure.
Contains a list of previously executed dependencies computations.

The contextual menu contains the following actions:

Go to First Reference
Selects the first reference of the referenced component from the current selected component in the dependencies tree.
Go to Component
Shows the definition of the currently selected component in the dependencies tree.
Tip: If a component contains multiple references to another components, a small table is displayed that contains all these references. When a recursive reference is encountered, it is marked with a special icon .
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