external dtd subset content
mecom-gmbh at mixx.de
Fri Dec 12 15:41:35 GMT 1997
i was missing the relation between external parsed entity and external subset.
to the drafters: a link from the discussion between  and  down to the
discussion concerning parsed entities (+) would help here.
David Megginson wrote:
> james anderson writes:
> > 2? among the example DTD's we've found, some begin with an <?xml ... >
> > form. others don't. isn't that form excluded from being a PI and thus
> > from being a markupdecl?
> No, on two counts:
> 2) The <?xml...?> that you see at the beginning of the external subset
> is not a processing instruction but a text declaration (which is
> similar but not identical to an XML declaration). For example, if
> my external subset were encoded in ISO Latin 1, I would be required
> to put the following declaration at the top:
xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev at ic.ac.uk
Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/
To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo at ic.ac.uk the following message;
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo at ic.ac.uk the following message;
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa at ic.ac.uk)
More information about the Xml-dev