RE: [xsl] recognize character entities

Subject: RE: [xsl] recognize character entities
From: "Michael Kay" <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2006 18:00:12 +0100
> Is it in the spirit of XML to let the parser expand the 
> entity references back to themselves? For example, in the 
> above situation, is this a reasonable thing to do:
> <!ENTITY euro "&amp;euro;">

I don't think you've explained what you are trying to achieve. There might
be sane reasons for writing an application that treats &quot; and "
differently, but I can't think of them offhand.

Michael Kay

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