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Re: [Moderator Action] Errors in: http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/frameset.dtd

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2009 14:16:09 -0500
To: Johan Persson <johanp@aditus.nu>
Message-Id: <01DE0E80-66A9-4E64-9380-B1A4B1982218@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 19 Sep 2009, at 11:27 AM, Johan Persson wrote:

> To whom it may concern,
>
> This is to make you aware that your DTD
>
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/frameset.dtd
>
> is completely broken.
>
> The errors are:
>
> Line 20: Missing closing ">" in the entity declaration
> Line 21: Missing opening "<" in the HTML comment "<-- Typical usage:"


Hi Johan,

A DTD is not an HTML document. The syntax is not the same as HTML  
syntax and cannot be used in an HTML syntax-driven editor.

DTDs have their own special syntax.

  _ Ian
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