Originally posted by Vishakha Ahuja: <!DOCTYPE root-element SYSTEM "URL of DTD"> <!DOCTYPE root-element PUBLIC "URL of DTD"> What is the difference b/w SYSTEM and PUBLIC ?
SYSTEM specifies the URI location of a DTD for private use in a document. PUBLIC is used in situations where a DTD has been publicized for widespread use. Definitions taken from XML Pocket Reference. O'Reilly. Robert Eckstein. david