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This rule belongs to the wadl-validation ruleset and states that:

The provided WADL document must not contain any syntax/semantic issues and use only valid XML. Each property in the file must have a type or value as defined in the standard.

Maximum SeverityBlocking
MessageProvided WADL document is not valid.
Rule SystemSemantic
Broad CategoryMiscellaneous
Products ImpactedAPI Transformer, Code Generation, Developer Experience Portal
Tagswadl api semantic validation syntax xml

Suggested Fixes

  • Ensure that the file uses valid XML.
  • Ensure that each element in the WADL file has the expected type.
  • Ensure that each element has only the allowed attributes and child elements defined inside it.
  • If an element or attribute expects a value from a restricted list, ensure that the value matches with an entry from the list.

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