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Declaring predefined entities

From: Mike Brown <mbrown@corp.webb.net>
Date: Thu, 17 Aug 2000 11:38:37 -0600
Message-ID: <8D96EDA0AC04D31197B400A0C96C1480F70795@OSSEX1.webb.net>
To: "'xml-editor@w3.org'" <xml-editor@w3.org>

[E80]'s Rationale says "It was unclear whether the example declaration in
4.6 are normative or merely examples and what declarations are acceptable."

It is still unclear!

Am I allowed to define the amp, lt, gt, apos and quot entities to be *any*
single character reference, or *must* I use references to *certain*

Like would this be allowed? (crazy as it might be)

<!ENTITY amp "&#32;">

   - Mike
Mike J. Brown, software engineer at         My XML/XSL resources:
webb.net in Denver, Colorado, USA           http://www.skew.org/xml/
Received on Thursday, 17 August 2000 13:38:07 UTC

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