XML processing instruction survey

James Tauber jtauber at jtauber.com
Wed Dec 1 01:55:06 GMT 1999

> I'm interested in the extent to which people are actually using the XML
> processing instruction ( <?xml ) in their XML files, and the extent to
> they find it useful.

You mean the XML Declaration?

It is clearly useful if you use a different character encoding to UTF-8
(hence also US-ASCII) or UTF-16.


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