At 5:36 PM 9/27/01, Carty, Gary wrote:
>I have noticed in some XML editors that the order or XML tags is important.
>I was not aware that the order was important as long as the hierarchy was
>maintained. Some documentations at W3C states that Order is Required.
Whether order matters depends on the definition of the document type. If
the definition specifies that the subelements of an element should be in a
required sequence, then an XML editor should adhere to this and either
facilitate or require the order.
Terje Norderhaug <[log in to unmask]>
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