SGML the next big thing?

Lauren Wood lauren at
Fri Dec 3 19:34:29 GMT 1999

On 3 Dec 99, at 12:14, Arnold, Curt wrote:

> It looks like the XML Schema group is trying to add back the & construct.
> If you have a compelling justification for continued suppression, please
> rant long and loud.

How about every SGML parser author I've talked to says the & 
construct was the biggest, hardest part (which means probably the 
buggiest) of the entire parser? I think the XML WG was right in 
throwing it out of XML in the first place.


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