Re: Mixed content not working for me
You're right, it should have been <!ELEMENT a (#PCDATA|a+)> but this is also incorrect according to both the standard and AELFRED. Curiously, MSXML passes it no problem..... What I want is stuff like: <a> <a> text </a> <a> <a> text </a> </a> <a> text </a> </a> but, I want to prevent this: <a> text <a> text </a> </a> ========================================================== Mary Holstege wrote: > > Russell East writes: > > How come the following doesn't work? > > <!ELEMENT a (#PCDATA|(a*)) > > > > > I basically want my element a to either form an hierarchy > > *or* have some text data. > > > > But it seems I'm forced to have > > <!ELEMENT a (#PCDATA|a)* > > > > > which I don't really want at all. > > Try this: > > <!ELEMENT a (#PCDATA|a+)> > > Yours is ambigious when you have nothing -- is it a list of a's of length zero > or is it a #PCDATA with a null string? > > //Mary -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Russell East mailto:reast@e... _|_| Programmer phn: +1 (909) 793 2853 _|_| ESRI, 380 New York St fax: +1 (909) 307 3067 Redlands CA 92373-8100 http://maps.esri.com/ -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev@i... Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo@i... the following message; (un)subscribe xml-dev To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo@i... the following message; subscribe xml-dev-digest List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa@i...)
PURCHASE STYLUS STUDIO ONLINE TODAY!
Purchasing Stylus Studio from our online shop is Easy, Secure and Value Priced!
Download The World's Best XML IDE!
Accelerate XML development with our award-winning XML IDE - Download a free trial today!
Subscribe in XML format