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RE: Typo (?) in Well-formedness constraint: Entity Declared

From: Grosso, Paul <pgrosso@ptc.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2011 09:18:24 -0500
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Henry S. Thompson [mailto:ht@inf.ed.ac.uk]
> Sent: Monday, 2011 November 28 7:28
> To: xml-editor@w3.org
> Subject: Typo (?) in Well-formedness constraint: Entity Declared
> 
> The second para. of this constraint [1] reads:
> 
>   Note that non-validating processors are not obligated to read and
>   process entity declarations occurring in parameter entities or in
>   the external subset; for such _documents_, the rule that an entity
>   must be declared is a well-formedness constraint only if
>   standalone='yes'.  [emphasis added]
> 
> Surely that should be "... for such _processors_, ..."

I'm not sure.  How can there be a well-formedness constraint
on a processor?  Well-formedness is a property of a document.

Perhaps "such documents" refers to "documents in which
entity declarations occur in parameter entities or in
the external subset".

paul
Received on Monday, 28 November 2011 14:20:26 GMT

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