Date: Tue, 15 Jul 1997 13:40:01 -0400 (EDT) From: "Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Paul Fidler <email@example.com> cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: FRAMESET and BODY problem? In-Reply-To: <Pine.HPP.3.95L.970715172440.28368Bemail@example.com> Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.95q.970715133458.9101Ffirstname.lastname@example.org> On Tue, 15 Jul 1997, Paul Fidler wrote: > The HTML 4.0 DTD  says this about the HTML element: > > <!ENTITY % html.content "HEAD, (FRAMESET|BODY)"> > A | B > Both A and B are permitted in any order I'm pretty sure (FRAMESET|BODY) is an exclusive or. Only one of FRAMESET or BODY can appear. This would make the description of the | character in the HTML draft incorrect. Softquad's SGML primer <http://www.softquad.com/sgmlinfo/primbody.html> says: In the name group (DOVE|GOOSE) the vertical bar means "or". Only one or the other may appear. -- Russell O'Connor | email@example.com <http://www.undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca/%7Eroconnor/> "And truth irreversibly destroys the meaning of its own message" -- Anindita Dutta, "The Paradox of Truth, the Truth of Entropy"