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Re: SD1 - Short End Tags [fmt]

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@eps.inso.com>
Date: Thu, 22 May 1997 10:00:47 -0400
Message-Id: <199705221400.KAA03524@nathaniel.ebt>
To: U35395@UICVM.UIC.EDU
CC: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>><author>
>>  <&a;>foo<&b;>
>>  <&c;>bar<&d;>
>></author>
>
>You had me scared for a minute, but I don't think the XML grammar
>allows this (it would be a serious error if it did):  where is the
>license to recognized the entities within the tags?  There is none:
>the Reference non-terminal occurs in the productions for content and
>attribute-value literals, but not in the ones for start- and end-tags.

I don;t believe that this is valid SGML either.
Received on Thursday, 22 May 1997 10:01:30 UTC

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