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Re: Import a XML dtd in Frame 6

At 10:05 AM 8/2/01 -0400, edunn@transport.bombardier.com wrote:

>Just change the declaration at the beginning of the dtd to SGML. Et Voila.
>That's my understanding. After all, a valid XML DTD is a valid SGML DTD, just
>not necessarily the other way round.
>I'm sure others can tell you of the possible pitfalls and issues involved. (Dan?

  It is true that every valid XML DTD is a valid SGML DTD. However, XML DTDs
can use optional features of SGML that not every SGML parser supports.
Unfortunately, the SGML parser used by FM+SGML does not support some optional
features used by XML.

Lynne A. Price
Text Structure Consulting, Inc.

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