Problems validating the W3C schema DTD's

Paul Prescod paul at
Mon May 17 16:20:14 BST 1999

Brandt Dainow wrote:
> Hi - I'm playing about with the official DTD for schema's on the W3C's site
>  I' can't get the Microsoft XML parser in
> Internet Explorer 5 to validate it.  It spits an error that attribute
> "xlmns" must be type #FIXED.  Any comments?

That's an MSXML bug. Microsoft's namespace support is not that good. You
could work around by just inserting the #FIXED.

 Paul Prescod  - ISOGEN Consulting Engineer speaking for only himself

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