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Re: C.3 text entities as values of ENTITY attributes?

From: Charles F. Goldfarb <Charles@SGMLsource.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Oct 1996 11:48:21 GMT
To: Michael Sperberg-McQueen <U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU>
Cc: W3C SGML Working Group <w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <32686684.9381229@mail.alink.net>
On Thu, 17 Oct 96 13:19:23 CDT, Michael Sperberg-McQueen
<U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU> wrote:

>On 23 October 1996, the ERB will vote to decide the following
>question.  A straw poll indicates the ERB is leaning to retaining the
>prohibition.
>
>C.3 should XML retain or relax SGML's prohibition on ENTITY
>attributes referring to SGML text entities (7.9.4.3)?

If we're conforming to 8879, this question shouldn't even come up.
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