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ENTITY datatype

From: Stanley Guan <Stanley.Guan@oracle.com>
Date: Tue, 04 Dec 2001 12:51:32 -0800
Message-ID: <3C0D3754.C9547837@oracle.com>
To: Schema XML <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>

From the spec.,
   The value space of ENTITY is the set of all strings that match the
NCName production
   in [Namespaces in XML] and have been declared as an unparsed entity
in a document
   type definition.

I have two questions regarding the above description:
  1.) Does this means DTD is still needed for Schema validataion?
  2.) "unparsed entities" referenced in a Schema file must be declared
in a DTD.
       Can this DTD be part of XML Schema internal subset?  Or, should
this DTD
       be part of instance document?


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