Fwd: Re: Document version not set with jhalfs-20081011
georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Oct 28 10:34:31 PDT 2008
Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> George Boudreau wrote:
>> Matthew Burgess wrote:
>>> Forwarding to lfs-dev...I'm currently unable to commit to SVN (my own
>>> network setup here). I'd guess we either need to revert back to the '-' or
>>> change it to '–' (note the additional ';').
>>> George, how does 'xmllint' puke? It'd be nice if the LFS Book's validation
>>> Makefile target could catch this.
>> xmllint prologue bookinfo.xml produces the following.
>> Entity: line 1: parser error : Entity 'ndash' not defined
> This looks like a problem with xmllint or it's invocation. Why doesn't it know
> about entities? This change was made in revision 4648 on 02/19/05. Why is is
> coming up now?
> I'd perver to keep the entity.
After dusting off my xml. Predefined entities in xml "quot, amp, apos,
lt, gt". The hyphen '-' or 'endash' is not a defined in XML but is
defined for XHTML. You must either add <!ENTITY ndash "-"> in
general.ent or just use a hypen in the copyright date span. Either way
I am happy.
> -- Bruce
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