Null Account and more

Linas Vepstas linas at
Sat Jul 24 17:52:48 EDT 2004

On Fri, Jul 23, 2004 at 09:56:31AM -0500, Perry Smith was heard to remark:
> Sorry... Another question:
> The accounts with no name have:
>   <act:name/>

The above is legal markup for sgml for the below.  However, I was 
under the impression that XML did not allow this ... not sure ... 

> Instead of what I would expect as:
>   <act:name></act:name>

> I'm not an XML buff so that may be correct.  If not, I'll look into 
> that problem as well while I'm at it.

Another SGML equivalent for this is


which I think is also not allowed in xml ... 


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