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Re: Combine RE/RS proposals?

From: Charles F. Goldfarb <Charles@SGMLsource.com>
Date: Tue, 01 Oct 1996 10:12:56 GMT
To: lee@sq.com
Cc: papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <3250e3b5.1821184@mail.alink.net>
On Mon, 30 Sep 96 23:53:07 EDT, lee@sq.com wrote:

>> 1. No need to access a DTD to determine if an element is mixed content.
>> 2. All REs and RSs are ignored -- full stop! (See, I'm internationalized :-)
>> 3. Really easy parsing.
>> 4. Much simpler to explain.
>
>Will the obvious \" work as expected?

Yes. From an SGML standpoint it would just be a shortref resolving to ".

>
>Does "string concatenation" work?
><P>
>    "this is line one "
>    "this is line two "
>    "this is line three"
></P>

Yes. 


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