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Re: Production 21 (and others)

From: Christopher R. Maden <crm@ebt.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Jan 1997 15:51:28 GMT
Message-Id: <199701291551.PAA00368@phaser.EBT.COM>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@www10.w3.org
[Gavin Nicol]

>   <!--* * *- *-- *-->
>   <!--* * -* --* --*> *-->
>   <!--*
>      *-- This is a big ugly comment --*
>      <--* This is a big ugly comment *--->
>   *-->

The regexp should bar *-- within a comment (and -- unless the TC
passes in time).  Even though, from XML's point of view, only *--> can
end a comment, these are still SGML comments, and *-- as comc would
still end the comment within the comment declaration.

-Chris
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