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   Re: [xml-dev] Documents within documents

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Michael Brennan wrote:

> And I still want to kill off DTDs. I've just come around to the
> understanding that we have to be sure we are adequately addressing all of
> the use cases they serve before we do so -- and XML Schema is clearly not a
> DTD killer, but perhaps RELAX NG is.

Hear, hear!

I think what with RELAX NG, XSLT, and XInclude, the two
issues left that DTDs are still critical for are:

	1) What is an ID?
	2) How do we write characters we can't type directly?

John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>     http://www.reutershealth.com
I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen,    http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith.  --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_


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