[jdom-interest] On-Line and Off-Line DTD

Jason Hunter jhunter at servlets.com
Wed Aug 29 16:17:29 PDT 2001

JDOM needs to have the ability to retain the internal DTD subset and all
you to change it.  It's a project that isn't terribly hard, but the
volunteers doing it haven't seemed to bring it to completion.  The joys
of open source.  It's still in the TODO though.


> Elite Garty wrote:
> Hi
> I need to use an xml that works both online and offline, i.e. cannot
> have a reference to a remote dtd, but still has to be able to get
> updates whenever online.
> The main problem is, I do not want to download the xml and its dtd
> separately.
> For example, I found an xml with the dtd built-in:
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
> <!DOCTYPE First [
> <!ELEMENT First (headline)>
> <!ELEMENT headline (#PCDATA)>
> ]>
> <First>
> <headline>
> 12324566
> </headline>
> </First>
> This would be great, because every time I get an update of the xml I
> get the dtd as well - however - I don't know how to generate it using
> JDom tools, and don't know how to parse it to a document either.
> Elite

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