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Re: Newby question

what does it means newby
[Carlos Vicente]
in the DTD file I have something like:


in the XML file I'de like that "id" would be a number!... But everytime I do
this without any other caracter I receive a validation error telling me that
that the value in ID must be a name or name token. Does this means that id
of type ID can't receive just numbers?

That is correct.  The value of an attribute of type ID must follow the rules
for an element name in XML - among other things they cannot start with a
number.  There are historical  reasons for this rule, but it can be annoying


Tom P

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