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Re: why (Q re well-formedness constraints)

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Mon, 04 May 1998 07:46:23 -0700
Message-Id: <3.0.32.19980504074517.00b77c30@pop.intergate.bc.ca>
To: "Richard L. Goerwitz III" <richard@goon.stg.brown.edu>, xml-editor@w3.org
At 03:00 PM 5/1/98 -0400, Richard L. Goerwitz III wrote:
>Why is the following condition added to paragraph 3.1 of the XML
>spec?
>
>===
>
>Well-Formedness Constraint: No External Entity References 
>  Attribute values cannot contain direct or indirect entity references
>  to external entities.

don't want to deal with a text declaration & encoding issues,
mostly.  Check out the annotated version at http://www.xml.com/axml/axml.html

 -Tim
Received on Monday, 4 May 1998 10:47:04 GMT

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