Re: C.3 text entities as values of ENTITY attributes?

At 1:19 PM 10/17/96, Michael Sperberg-McQueen wrote:
>On 23 October 1996, the ERB will vote to decide the following
>question.  A straw poll indicates the ERB is leaning to retaining the
>C.3 should XML retain or relax SGML's prohibition on ENTITY
>attributes referring to SGML text entities (

Why should we retain it, it's an arbitrary restriction that requires extra
code and can't be justified as adding any advantage to XML.

relax. (I know I should).

   -- David

RE delenda est.

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