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Re: Erratum: Corrupted HTML 4.01 loose.dtd

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 02 Jun 2004 15:12:41 +0900 (JST)
Message-Id: <20040602.151241.74734795.mimasa@w3.org>
To: d.k@philo.de
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org

Dieter Köhler <d.k@philo.de> wrote:

> The HTML 4.01 loose.dtd ("http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd") is 
> corrupted.  The first parameter entity declaration (HTML.Version) is not 
> closed (missing ">") and the following comment is not opened (missing "<!").

No, it is not currupted.  An HTML DTD is an SGML DTD, and unlike XML,
SGML allows comments inside markup declarations, such as entity
declaration.  See:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html-editor/2003JulSep/0005

Regards,
-- 
Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
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