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Re: PR-DOM-level-1/level-one-core self-contradictory

From: Lauren Wood <lauren@sqwest.bc.ca>
Date: Wed, 23 Sep 1998 13:23:24 -0800
Message-Id: <199809232024.NAA01497@sqwest.bc.ca>
To: www-dom@w3.org
On 23 Sep 98, at 14:52, John Cowan wrote:

> The table of valid node children in clause 1.1.1 says inter alia:
> 
> # EntityReference -- Element, ProcessingInstruction, Comment, Text,
> #         CDATASection, EntityReference
> 
> # Entity -- no other nodes [permitted as children]
> 
> whereas the discussion of Entity nodes in clause 1.3 says:
> 
> # The structure of the child list is exactly the same as the
> # structure of the child list for an EntityReference with the same
> # nodeName value.
> 
> This is a flat contradiction.  Editors, can you comment?

This will be fixed in the final spec. The description is correct; the 
table is wrong.


Lauren
Received on Wednesday, 23 September 1998 16:24:23 GMT

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