SAX RFD: ModSAX Predefined Features

James Clark jjc at
Mon Mar 8 02:03:56 GMT 1999

David Megginson wrote:

> 2.
>   True means expand external text entities, false means don't expand
>   external text entities.

I would suggest distinguishing the expansion of external parameter
entities (which would include the external DTD subset) from the
expansion of external general entities.  I can easily imagine wanting to
expand external general entities declared in the internal subset, but
not wanting to read an external DTD.


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