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C.4 Undeclared entities?

From: Michael Sperberg-McQueen <U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU>
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 96 13:20:13 CDT
Message-Id: <199610171821.OAA07102@www10.w3.org>
To: W3C SGML Working Group <w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org>
On 23 October 1996, the ERB will vote to decide the following
question.  A straw poll indicates the ERB is leaning to declaring
only lt, gt, and amp automatically and making references to
undeclared entities be a reportable error.

C.4 if XML makes DTDs optional and allows partial DTDs, what must or
may a parser do when it encounters references to undeclared entities
(9.4)?  Should XML declare any set of entities automatically?
Received on Thursday, 17 October 1996 14:21:33 UTC

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