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Re: [xml-dev] ID/IDREF is evil

> Mike's argument that it requires a DTD is begging the question. There's
> nothing inherently wrong or evil about DTDs, which is more than can be
> said for other expressions of document structure :-)

I avoid DTDs if I can for three reasons:

(a) I can never remember the syntax
(b) I can never understand the errors when I get it wrong
(c) they don't survive XSLT transformation.

Michael Kay

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