[whatwg] Using the HTML5 DOCTYPE as a new quirksmode switch

Elliotte Harold elharo at metalab.unc.edu
Sat Mar 10 06:37:56 PST 2007

Simon Pieters wrote:

> Why would you need to declare entities, though?

If you don't define entities, then the parser can't resolve them. This 
is for entities such as © and ™. There are only five entities 
that XML parsers recognize out of the box without a DTD: &, <, 
>, ', and ".

Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo at metalab.unc.edu
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