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XHTML1.0 breaks HTML4.xx (fwd)

From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 24 Sep 1999 17:05:38 +0100 (GMT Daylight Time)
To: www-html-editor@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.10.9909241705140.-237291@hazel.hpl.hp.com>

For the record.

Regards,

-- Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org> http://www.w3.org/People/Raggett
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---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Thu, 23 Sep 1999 17:28:37 +0200
From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
To: W3C Team <w3t@w3.org>
Subject: XHTML1.0 breaks HTML4.xx
Resent-Date: Thu, 23 Sep 1999 11:28:51 -0400 (EDT)
Resent-From: w3t@w3.org

In XHTML1, http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/strict.dtd :

<!ENTITY % HTMLlat1 PUBLIC
   "-//W3C//ENTITIES Latin1//EN//HTML"
   "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/HTMLlat1x.ent">

In HTML4, http://www.w3.org/TR/html40/sgml/dtd.html :
<!ENTITY % HTMLlat1 PUBLIC
              "-//W3C//ENTITIES Latin1//EN//HTML"
              "http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/PR-html40-19990824/HTMLlat1.ent">

Here is a part of a diff result :
< <!ENTITY yacute "&#253;"> <!-- latin small letter y with acute,
---
> <!ENTITY yacute CDATA "&#253;" -- latin small letter y with acute,
  One file is XML and the other is SGML only.

  Two differents files with the same public identifier. We are breaking
our own dtd ...
  
Philippe.
Received on Friday, 24 September 1999 12:01:08 GMT

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