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From: Norman Walsh <>
To: Hugo van der Kooij <>
Subject: Re: SGML beautifier?
Date: Sun, 20 Jan 2002 06:07:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
Message-ID: <20020120060700.b7rbSFX_BIJv-bqRLC7sDobOBfdUhfTRbgG7GUZ891k@z> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (Hugo van der Kooij's message of "Sat, 19 Jan 2002 20:21:31 +0100 (CET)")

/ Hugo van der Kooij <> was heard to say:
| Is there a way to reformat (and indent correctly) an existing DocBook SGML 
| document?
| Any suggestions?

Proceed with caution. As a general rule, you cannot pretty-print an
SGML or XML document without knowing the schema (lowercase S)
associated with it. That's because the significance of whitespace is
not apparent from the tags along, only from the content models.

                                        Be seeing you,

Norman Walsh <> | Time wounds all heels.            | 

  parent reply	other threads:[~2002-01-20 14:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2002-12-20 19:23 Hugo van der Kooij
2002-01-19 11:21 ` Hugo van der Kooij
2002-12-20 19:23 ` Norman Walsh [this message]
2002-01-20  6:07   ` Norman Walsh
2002-12-20 19:23 ` Ismael Olea
2002-01-22  2:03   ` Ismael Olea
2002-12-20 19:23   ` Hugo van der Kooij
2002-01-22 11:46     ` Hugo van der Kooij
2002-12-20 19:23     ` Ismael Olea
2002-01-24 12:33       ` Ismael Olea

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