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Re: Parameter Entities

From: <lee@sq.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Nov 96 00:39:57 EST
Message-Id: <9611070539.AA10221@sqrex.sq.com>
To: jenglish@crl.com, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Joe English <jenglish@crl.com> wrote:
> I would hypothesize that the smaller, simpler applications --
> the ones we expect CS majors to be able to write in a week --
> will for the most part not read the DTD at all.

I agree.  And won't cope with entities or EMPTY elements (if they
use the <e> syntax), and will probably treat <! as starting a comment
up to the next >, and same for <?...>.

And that will be just fine for most uses.


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