Purpose: The response entity must include the @xsi:schemaLocation attribute to identify the set of GML application schemas against which the matching features are valid

Test method

Execute the following Test Steps:

  • Send the following GetFeature request by POST:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <wfs:GetFeature xmlns:wfs="" version="1.1.0" service="WFS"> <wfs:Query typeName="$ftname" featureVersion="ALL" srsName="urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4326"/> </wfs:GetFeature>


Reference(s): OGC 04-094, 9.3.1, p.39

Test type: Automated


former ETS tc: wfs:wfs-1.1.0-Basic-GetFeature-tc6.1

Contextual XPath references

The namespace prefixes used as described in

Abbreviation XPath expression (relative to wfs:FeatureCollection )
[wfs:FeatureCollection/@xsi:schemaLocation] /wfs:FeatureCollection/@xsi:schemaLocation