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XML validation?

Anand Seetharaju

Joined: Jan 17, 2001
Posts: 1
I have two questions
1). Does DOM parser validate the XML file against DTD?
2). How do you specify numeric validation such as range or Boolean validation in DTD.for example:
Say I have <!ATTLIST subsection autoflush (true|false) #REQUIRED> here, I have specified that autoflush should require true|false values when the parser validates the XML against DTD.In the similar way, I reuire that field should only contain the numeric value and can contain range say between 10 to 20.
Can anybody explain this with a snippet of code?

Tony Alicea

Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Posts: 3222
I am moving this question to the appropriate forum (XML, XSL, DOM and SAX)

Tony Alicea
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