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DTD - parameter entity

 
v ho
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I am having trouble trying to implement parameter entities so that i can repeat text multiple times within the DTD.

example XML code:


The address, street, city, postcode elements both have the same information. How would i reuse these sets of elements multiple times within a DTD document using parameter entity ? i know the key syntax is the % sign, but i can't seem to understand how to code it properly.
 
g tsuji
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This is how it would look like, making some assumptions on cardinality and content model.

with the external dtd (specifically using parameter entity):

You cannot use parameter entities inside an internal subset, though.
 
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