spring config jndi-lookup id="foo" marked red as not allowed

I have a spring 2.x config file that contains a <jee:jndi-lookup id="xxxxxDS"..../>
This is working fine but IntelliJ marks it as wrong:
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If you check the documentation, this attribute is meant to be specified,
the xsd (http://www.springframework.org/schema/jee/spring-jee-2.0.xsd)
says that jndi-lookup extends jndiLocatingType which in turns extends beans:identifiedType that contains:
<xsd:attribute name="id" type="xsd:ID">

So why is IntelliJ saying that I can't have an id there ? I can't even turn it off. As you can see in the screenshot...

I'm using IDEA 12.0.2 on a Mac if that has anything to do with it.


Can you CTRL-click on "http://www.springframework.org/schema/jee/spring-jee-2.0.xsd" in the xsi:schemaLocation? To what file does it resolve to? What version of Spring library JARs do you use in your project?


I have the Spring 2.0.6 libraries in my project and the ⌘-click does open what the url points to, the expected xsd file spring-jee-2.0.xsd
However, that file does reference the beans one but does not specify the location and it looks like this:
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I'm not sure that's the cause of the problem though.


According to your description it should work properly.

Does it open the XSD contained in your spring-2.0.6.jar? If not, which XSD file is linked? Could you double-check if you have a second spring.jar somewhere in your project? Did you setup custom mappings for Spring schema (Settings->Schemas and DTDs)?


The command-click xsd seems to come from intelliJ:
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I have two custom schemas, one for WS-Security and one for my own XSD, so no interference here.
I also checked the spring jars and only have 2.0.6 there, seen as spring 2.0 in the dependencies.

I tried to upgrade the libraries to spring 3.1 and it solved the red mark on the id. (By the way, I used the "change version" button which conveniently downloaded the jars but not spring-web.jar, I had to download it myself).
Unfortunately it causes some conflicts that I don't have time to fix right now so I'll live with the red mark for now.

Thanks for your help,


Did you include spring-remoting.jar in your classpath (see http://forum.springsource.org/showthread.php?65317-Trouble-with-spring-jee-2-0-xsd). Also I found some posts about issues with XSD packaging issues in Spring 2.0.x distributions, I would also highly recommend you to upgrade to 2.5.6 or later, last but not least for security considerations.

spring-web.jar will be downloaded when you add support for Spring MVC framework.


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