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by Percival Koehl
Sun Oct 30, 2005 10:17 pm
Forum: General XML Questions
Topic: Validation Process
Replies: 10
Views: 10860

Hullo. I meant to respond sooner but I had quite a few things to do this week. Anyhow, I checked the DTD and it is valid, so I shall have to send my files in. The files are small, though. I did discover that I was supposed to TEI.2 as my document root for my XML document, and I accidentally chose 'a...
by Percival Koehl
Wed Oct 26, 2005 7:05 am
Forum: General XML Questions
Topic: Validation Process
Replies: 10
Views: 10860

That is what I thought as well, but I was unable to find any tags which overlapped. This is what I have got: <excerpt> <foliohead>{{Folio 2r}}</foliohead> <incipit>Here begynneth the Book {/} of the tales of Can|ter|bury</incipit> <textbody> <couplet> <line1>Whan that Aueryll |with| his Shoures soot...
by Percival Koehl
Wed Oct 26, 2005 6:33 am
Forum: General XML Questions
Topic: Validation Process
Replies: 10
Views: 10860

(Pardon me if double posting is disencouraged or against the rules on this forum.) I think that I ought to explain what I am trying to do... I am working on an assignment which involves encoding an excerpt from Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales . The excerpt includes: 1. A foliohead: {{Folio 2r}} ...
by Percival Koehl
Wed Oct 26, 2005 5:57 am
Forum: General XML Questions
Topic: Validation Process
Replies: 10
Views: 10860

hello - looks like you'll just need to enclose the #PCDATA in parentheses: <!ELEMENT foliohead (#PCDATA)> good luck, and welcome to xml! Thank you, Chiefmechanic. I often forget the simplest things! Right...now this problem truly befuddles me: 'F The markup in the document following the root elemen...
by Percival Koehl
Wed Oct 26, 2005 1:32 am
Forum: General XML Questions
Topic: Validation Process
Replies: 10
Views: 10860

Thank you, Sorin! I was able to begin validating my document with your help. :D My next question is on this error message: F A '(' character or element type is required is required in the declaration of element type "foliohead". I had defined the element 'foliohead' as: <!ELEMENT foliohead #PCDATA> ...
by Percival Koehl
Tue Oct 25, 2005 1:57 am
Forum: General XML Questions
Topic: Validation Process
Replies: 10
Views: 10860

Validation Process

Hullo everyone. My name is Percival (feel free to call me Percy if you like) and I am an absolute beginner with XML and Oxygen. Actually, my general knowledge of computers is rather weak. I am having trouble with validation. I have managed to create a DTD with TEI Pizza Chef, but I am not sure what ...