Re: ERB Decisions of March 26th
At 11:57 AM 3/26/97 -0800, Terry Allen wrote:
>| Proposal: Well-formed XML docs are considered to have <, >, ',
>| ", and & predefined. Valid XML docs must have them
>| declared *if* they use them; the spec will give a precise
>| definition of what the declaration must be.
>| Passed unanimously. Outstanding item to get the declaration just right.
>Does this mean that a well formed XML doc that uses ' becomes
>invalid if a doctype declaration is added and ' is not
It doesn't "become" invalid; it never was valid, just well-formed.
But yes; it doesn't become valid until all the necessary declarations
are in place. -Tim