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Entity includes

Tony Morris
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I can include a file into a document using an entity declaration in the doctype then use &entity; What if within the file that I am including I also want to include a file? It seems that files that are included cannot have a doctype* - so does that mean it simply cannot be done? One cannot include a file that includes a file using entities?

* I get a parse error if I attempt it and: "The one thing to make sure of is that the included file must not have an XML or DOCTYPE Declaration on it."

Tony Morris
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I agree. Here's the link:
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