Re: those predeclared entity refs
At 16:42 12/03/97 -0600, Paul Grosso wrote:
>Section 2.4 of the XML-lang draft has text that says that & and <
> must be represented using the strings "&" and "<"
> (sic wrt missing sentence ending punctuation)
>Section 4.2 discusses entity declarations in such a fashion that
>it does not rule out the possibility of declarations such as:
> <!ENTITY lt "Lieutenant">
>What was the decision on this and am I right that the spec needs
>clarification in this area?
Yes. I had a medical user last year wanting to define element sets for
five classes of acute medical need, called aacute, bacute, ... eacute.