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On Saturday, October 26, 2002, at 09:53 PM, Patrick Phalen wrote:
> A good vigorous debate is one thing, but you seem to be willing to
> make a
> fool of yourself to try to win a point.
Actually, this is an educational effort and nobody every learns
anything without appearing foolish some time or other.
> According to _The XML Handbook_, published in 1998 by Prentice Hall and
> authored by Charles F. Goldfarb (the inventor of SGML) and Paul
> Prescod (!),
> the first DTD was published in a 1978 IBM manual written by Goldfarb
> derived from work he and others had done in the late '60s.
I was not aware of Mr Prescod's work experience. I stand corrected.