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Re: Comments on Part 1: Encoding declaration

From: Murata Makoto <murata@apsdc.ksp.fujixerox.co.jp>
Date: Thu, 29 May 1997 17:55:57 +0900
Message-Id: <9705290855.AA00319@lute.apsdc.ksp.fujixerox.co.jp>
To: James Clark <jjc@jclark.com>
Cc: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
James Clark writes:
>
>How could it? ...

You are right and I am not disagreeing.  But I would like the draft 
to be clearer.

>>(2) Duplication of encoding declarations.
>>
>>Suppose that we have a document comprising one document
>>entity and one hundred external text entities.  I believe
>>that these external text entities should not be required
>>to duplicate the same encoding declaration.
>>
>>The encoding specified for the root entity or an external
>>text entity should be inherited by directly-referenced
>>external entities, unless they have encoding declarations or
>>they begin with a Byte Order Mark.
>
>SP does this.  If you don't specify an encoding it gets inherited.  I think
>of this as being similar to relative URLs.

Again, the draft should be clearer.

Makoto
 
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