Re: C.7 inclusions and exclusions?

On Thu, 17 Oct 96 13:21:38 CDT, Michael Sperberg-McQueen
<U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU> wrote:

>On 23 October 1996, the ERB will vote to decide the following
>question.  A straw poll indicates the ERB is leaning to eliminating
>both inclusion and exclusion exceptions.
>C.7 Should XML prohibit the use of inclusion and exclusion exceptions
>in element declarations? (11.2.4, 11.2.5)?

Yes. SGML DTDs should be really, really simple.
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