From SGML to XML

Richard Tobin richard at
Wed Jun 3 18:18:01 BST 1998

> SGML documents can be normalized into an XML version with "sx"
> from

As far as I can see, sx does not attempt to reproduce the dtd at
all, and expands entity references and inserts defaulted attributes.

Has anyone attempted a converter that produces an XML document with an
as-equivalent-as-possible dtd?

-- Richard

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