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RE: RE: XSD - Validator problem
- From: "Michael Kay" <mike@s...>
- To: "'Gerald Sheehan'" <gerald.sheehan@a...>,"'Fraser Goffin'" <goffinf@g...>,<xml-dev@l...>
- Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2007 22:29:33 +0100
Actually the relevant text is a bit beyond that in 4.3.3
where it says
which presumably means that XML processors MUST accept
entities in UTF-8 with a byte order mark. But as that provision was only added
by erratum to later editions of the XML spec, it's not surprising that older
parsers don't accept it. People still using JDK 1.4 are always tripping over
(I prefer it too when users raise bugs in a
product-specific forum, but it's actually quite useful that problems sometimes
get aired in public because issues like this affect the whole
I should have replied to the group earlier as well.
I actually responded to Sebastian offline earlier, anyway I am
able to reproduce the error in XMLSpy when introducing a BOM at the beginning
of the file as I informed Sebastian.
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an error he doesn't understand.
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Tried it in XML Spy 2005 ! and it validates fine. Must be something wrong
with your input file.
On 02/10/2007, "Sebastian Hinterwälder" <sebi-hinterwaelder@g...>
By the way, you didn't mention which version of the software you're
> I believe your issue may be due to a control character at the
> the file. If you're using XMLSpy 2008, then this will
I am using XMLSpy 2007! Maybe that's the hint
to my problem. So I will try to use a different validator and report if the
error occurs there as well later on. Thanks to you guys for the first!
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