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Possible problem with formatting of XML 1.0 2e

From: Eve L. Maler <eve.maler@east.sun.com>
Date: Mon, 05 Mar 2001 09:56:07 -0500
Message-Id: <>
To: xml-editor@w3.org
Cc: parleeryan@qwest.net
I don't see the problem myself on IE5.5 on Win98, but perhaps there's 
something screwy in the generated HTML that affects some browsers.


>From: "Ryan Parlee" <parleeryan@qwest.net>
>To: <Eve.Maler@Sun.COM>
>Date: Fri, 2 Mar 2001 07:34:40 -0600
>just fyi,
>I don't know who can fix this, but the paragraph at the bottom of this email
>is formatted incorrectly at the www.w3.rog site.  This is taken from the XML
>1.0 (2nd edition) specs at http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/REC-xml-20001006, which
>is where I found your email address.
>The problem is that this paragraph does not wrap and is formatted a couple
>inches wider than everything else.
>The external subset and external parameter entities also differ from the
>internal subset in that in them, parameter-entity references are permitted
>within markup declarations, not only between markup declarations.
>An example of an XML document with a document type declaration:
><?xml version="1.0"?> <!DOCTYPE greeting SYSTEM "hello.dtd">
><greeting>Hello, world!</greeting>
>The system identifier "hello.dtd" gives the address (a URI reference) of a
>DTD for the document

Eve Maler                                             +1 781 442 3190
Sun Microsystems XML Technology Development  eve.maler @ east.sun.com
Received on Wednesday, 7 March 2001 09:29:04 UTC

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