XSchema question

John Cowan cowan at locke.ccil.org
Wed Aug 5 17:17:04 BST 1998

Ron Bourret wrote:

> 2) The above [XLF] document is not well-formed.  You need to wrap it in a container
> element such as <log-stream>.

XLF logs are external parsed entities, not documents (because the
end-tag for the root element would never get written).  To process
them, we use stub documents like this:

		<!ENTITY the-log SYSTEM "(insert log's URL here)">

We assume that each log entry gets appended to the entity atomically.
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