For the 2.2.x branch the validation module has:
- @completed goal@
The validation module is stable.
Brent Owens sent the following email to the list on April 17th, 2006
The is a bad idea for two reasons:
- it is not strongly typed
- it causes confusion with the namespace:typeName used during GML output
There are two solutions:
- use the TypeName (extends Name) from GeoAPI, as provided for in 2.3 Feature Model development
- use the Catalog System IGeoResource (an actual resource handle)
Both offer strong typing and avoid the possibility of confusion.