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   Re: SAX and Attribute value of type ENTITY ?

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  • From: John Cowan <cowan@locke.ccil.org>
  • To: xml-dev@ic.ac.uk
  • Date: Sat, 15 Aug 1998 14:23:02 -0400 (EDT)

Patrice Bonhomme scripsit:

> If an Attribute value is of type ENTITY (<!ATTLIST foo docref ENTITY #IMPLIED>
> ) what value should return a SAXDriver ? The entity or the value of the entity 
> ?

The name of the entity.  Remember that attributes of type ENTITY have
values which are the names of *unparsed* (aka NDATA) entities.
The whole point of such attributes is to be able to refer to unparsed
entities at all; they have no *values* as such.

John Cowan					cowan@ccil.org
		e'osai ko sarji la lojban.

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