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Re: RS/RE: basic questions

From: Christopher R. Maden <crm@ebt.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Oct 1996 22:26:11 GMT
Message-Id: <199610022226.WAA03045@phaser.EBT.COM>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
[Joe English]
> The question is which of these options is the least unpalatable.
> Personally, I find a solution that lets me author in SGML and run
> instances through a simple normalizer to be far more palatable than
> one that requires me to add black magic to my SGML declaration and
> all of my DTDs before I can publish XML.

This is one thing I didn't address in my most recent message.

It requires black magic to your SGML declaration, but one declaration
is used for all XML documents.  It doesn't require black magic to your
DTD.

It does require a little black magic in entity managers 'round the
world, but...

-Chris
Received on Wednesday, 2 October 1996 18:35:44 UTC

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