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Re: XML Entity Manager



At 06:39 AM 9/21/96 +0000, Tim Bray wrote:
>I am surprised that nobody has remarked on the woeful absence of discussion
>of the entity management problem both in our goals document and here on
>the list.  So... let me as usual advance the minimalist position:
>
>XML offers only 4 kinds of external entities: the cross-product of 
>
>(PUBLIC or SYSTEM) x (PCDATA or NDATA)

What about text entities vs. external text entities, vs. subdocument
entities vs. some other fragment technology?

Eliot Kimber has a vote in favour of subdocument entities at
http://www.sil.org/sgml/kimber-subdoc.html .

 Paul Prescod