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Re: DTD and schema - what's the difference?

From: Nick Boalch <nick@fof.durge.org>
Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2003 18:51:47 +0000
Message-ID: <3E1DC4C3.5090904@fof.durge.org>
To: Ron Woodall <nor@htmlcompendium.org>
CC: www-html@w3.org

Ron Woodall wrote:

>     What's the difference between a DTD and a Schema?

In terms of purpose, none: either can be used for exactly the same job, 
to define the structure of an XML document.

Otherwise, lots. In particular, XML Schemas are themselves written in 
XML, with all that implies.



Nick Boalch                          <URL:http://users.durge.org/~nick/>
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