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Re: [xml-dev] Handling internal general entities with SAX
- From: "Ernest G. Allen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Jason Diamond <email@example.com>, David Brownell <firstname.lastname@example.org>,"Devlin, Kurt" <Kurt.Devlin@westgroup.com>, email@example.com
- Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2001 15:34:40 -0700
At 2:06 PM -0700 2001-10-22, Jason Diamond wrote:
>Why not use processing instructions instead? Isn't this the kind of
>application they're supposed to be used for?
PIs might be workable for Kurt's needs except that he's talking
about references to undeclared general text entities that already
exist in some XML documents he is receiving. If he could get the
suppliers of the documents to use PIs instead of text entities, he
could probably get copies of their DTDs instead. Undocumented PIs
would basically just be a variation on undocumented text entities.
/s/ Ernest G. Allen
Sunnyvale, CA, USA