DTD Question

Samuel R. Blackburn sblackbu at erols.com
Sat Oct 17 12:42:06 BST 1998

I just attended a briefing about XML. One of the things
that struck me was, if I understand the presenter, DTD
thinks the world is flat. Is it possible for DTD to describe
elements of the same name but have different meaning?

Consider the following:


Is it possible in DTD to say that NAME.FIRST is a string
and ROUTE.FIRST is a number?



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;
(un)subscribe xml-dev
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo at ic.ac.uk the following message;
subscribe xml-dev-digest
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa at ic.ac.uk)

More information about the Xml-dev mailing list