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Re: A7: CDATA, RCDATA, TEMP marked sections?

From: Martin Bryan <mtbryan@sgml.u-net.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Oct 1996 08:14:23 +0100
To: "David G. Durand" <dgd@cs.bu.edu> (David G. Durand), w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <96Oct9.081423bst.34808(3)@u-net.net>
David Durand wrote:

>This points out the problem with this kind of notation. The syntax is
>bizarre. And the first question that anyone will ask is "why not have a
>'<cleardata>' tag, and only </cleardata> will end it".

But where do you put such an element in your model (if you have one) when
inclusions are not allowed. The CLEARDATA approach can be used without
predeclaration of an element in the DSD.
Martin Bryan, The SGML Centre, Churchdown, Glos. GL3 2PU, UK 
Phone/Fax: +44 1452 714029   WWW home page: http://www.u-net.com/~sgml/
Received on Wednesday, 9 October 1996 03:25:01 UTC

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