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   Re: draft-whitehead-mime-xml-04

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  • From: MURATA Makoto <murata@apsdc.ksp.fujixerox.co.jp>
  • To: Paul Prescod <papresco@technologist.com>
  • Date: Tue, 09 Jun 1998 22:26:27 +0900

Paul Prescod wrote:
> XML does not define a concept of "DTD" that can stand alone separate from
> an XML document. The closest you could come is "set of markup declarations."
> But all "sets of markup declarations" can be used as entities.

If you are saying that something is an external DTD subset only because 
it is referenced as such from a document entity, you are certainly correct.

As an extreme case, consider a file containing a single comment.  It can 
become an external DTD subset, external parameter entitiy, or external 
parsed entity, if it is referenced as such.

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