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Re: deterministic content model?
- From: Marcus Carr <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Gary Stephenson <email@example.com>
- Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2001 17:09:32 +1000
Gary Stephenson wrote:
> What about this one? ( from test ibm45v01.xml )
> <!ELEMENT unique. (b|(b,unique))>
> Is this non-deterministic?
Nope. It should be rewritten as (b, unique?).
> Does it matter whether the element is actually
> instantiated within the document (which in this particular case it is not.)
No it doesn't - the error occurs when the DTD is evaluated, prior to the
instance being processed.
Marcus Carr email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Allette Systems (Australia) www: http://www.allette.com.au
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