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Re: Transclusion

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 1996 10:01:05 -0500
Message-Id: <199610301501.KAA01012@nathaniel.ebt>
To: Charles@SGMLsource.com
CC: sjd@kirk.mit.edu, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>On the other hand, there is no reason why a smart parser can't do
>anticipatory fetching and parsing of entities invoked by an attribute
>value, just as easily. In fact, it should be easier, as such entities
>establish their own parsing context.

Sure, though I would say that for network usage, *delayed* parsing
would be at least as common.

I'm glad to see my point has gotten across.
Received on Wednesday, 30 October 1996 10:06:37 UTC

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