Processing external data entities
From: Tony Graham <email@example.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Mar 1997 18:55:53 -0500
David Megginson writes:
> Without the QUERY feature (i.e. in Jade), is there any way to deal
> with an external data entity that is not specified as an attribute
> value on an element?
> Consider the following declarations:
> <!NOTATION source PUBLIC "-//megginson//NOTATION Source Code//EN">
> <!ENTITY code PUBLIC "-//megginson//NONSGML Program Listing 1//EN"
> NDATA source>
> In the style language, it is easy to handle
> <listing source=code>
> (element LISTING
> but, as far as I can tell, there is no way to get at the entity's
> contents in the following:
Truth to tell, I (and possibly several others) have yet to have to
handle your first case of "<listing source=code>". Can you explain
how it would be done?
Tony Graham, Consultant
Mulberry Technologies, Inc. Phone: 301-231-6931
6010 Executive Blvd., Suite 608 Fax: 301-231-6935
Rockville, MD USA 20852 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org