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<email@example.com> To: Ray Cauchi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
11/09/2003 12:39 Subject: Re: [xml-dev] Docbook grief
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Ray Cauchi wrote:
> Hi all
> I am marking up a document using Docbook, in XML Spy Professional. The
> document is a Docbook Article, and mny problem pertains to meta data
> being stored inside the <articleinfo>
> From what I understand of the documentation, i can have an
> <affiliation> tag inside an <author> tag. However XMLSpy keeps giving me
> a validation error when I do this. One thing I find a bit cryptic is
> that the docs state:
> *Future Changes*
> In DocBook V4.0, Affiliation will be removed from some of the places in
> which it now occurs. Instead of appearing inside Author, for example, a
> new wrapper element will be created to hold Author, AuthorBlurb, and
> Affiliation. "
> but offers no infromation as to which wrapper element that may be (and
> this, by the way, is version 4 docs....)
> any ideas?
Use the source, Luke.
In the 4.3 b5 modules,
<!ENTITY % author.element "INCLUDE">
<!--end of author.element-->]]>
<!ENTITY % person.ident.mix
So affiliation is still allowed in author as of 4.3b5, from September 2003.
Check to see where your document strays from these.
I believe the docs come with a disclaimer that they're 'in progress' or the