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Re: Enumerations

John Anderson wrote
> According to my reading of XML1.0, the following would be an illegal
> declaration:
> <!ATTLIST pangolin color ( |green|blue|red) >
> because enumerations must be made up of nmtokens, and a nmtoken must
> at least one namechar.
> However, most parsers seem to accept this.

Are you sure most parsers accept this?  I tried it using MSXML3, Xerces and
the ElCel XML Validator and they all (correctly) complained.  It would seem
that the parsers you have tried are incorrect, but I don't think they
represent the majority.


Rob Lugt
ElCel Technology