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   Re: Entity's replacement text contain an entity reference?

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  • From: David Lindholm <david.lindholm@appeal.se>
  • To: Richard Tobin <richard@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
  • Date: Tue, 03 Aug 1999 16:00:57 +0200


> > Can an entity's replacement text contain an entity reference?
> Yes.
> > <!ENTITY foo "foomeister">
> > <!ENTITY boo "it is a &foo;">
> This has the result you expect.
> > If this is legal, what XML parsers support it?
> I would have guessed "all of them", if you hadn't said IE5 doesn't.

I have no problem with this on my IE5, it works as expected.


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