Re: Concrete syntax, character sets
You ask about quantities, and I reply about capacities. Sorry about
that! In fact, some quantities, like LITLEN and ENTLVL, are also
related to characteristics of instances.
>>I agree with Tim's intent here, but aren't some quantities related to
>>the particular document instance? (Correct me if I'm wrong, but I
>>seem to recall cases where declarations worked fine for me until a
>>specific instance blew them up.)
>This is correct. For example, IDCAP reflects the "bulk" of assigned
>ID attribute values, which is instance-specific. I suppose the same
>solution could work, though -- an SGML declaration could be
>constructed per SGML document, not just per DTD.