SAX newbie Q : absolute DTD path in system id

David Megginson david at
Wed Jan 26 16:50:49 GMT 2000

Jim Sweeney <jsweeney at> writes:

> Yes, the DTD exists in the directory specified by an absolute path such as: 
> <!DOCTYPE foo SYSTEM "c:\xml\dtd\foo.dtd">

What happens if you make that a proper URI, i.e.


or whatever Windows people do?

All the best,


David Megginson                 david at

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