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Re: Named character entities

From: John Lewis <lewi0371@mrs.umn.edu>
Date: Sun, 18 May 2003 23:26:26 -0500
Message-ID: <6473752533.20030518232626@cda.mrs.umn.edu>
To: www-html@w3.org

Ian wrote on Sunday, May 18, 2003 at 8:57:55 PM:

> In the case of entities, XML says that non-validating parsers need
> not recognise anything outside of the five pre-defined entities.
> Thus, an arbitary non-validating XML parser will probably not
> recognise the XHTML entities. By the time the XHTML-specific part of
> the UA gets involved, it is likely that the entities are long lost.

Thank you for your explanation. That makes sense to me.

John Lewis
Received on Monday, 19 May 2003 00:30:45 UTC

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