$Revision: 1615 $
$Date: 2002-06-10 21:20:20 -0400 (Mon, 10 Jun 2002) $
textdata — Pointer to external text data
textdata ::= EMPTY
This element points to an external entity containing text to be inserted.
Any markup in the text identified with
will be escaped. In other words, this element is for inserting things
like program listings, not parts of an XML document. To break a document
into separate physical files, use entities.
May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context. Insert the text.
There are two ways to provide content for
fileref. It is best to use only one of these
methods, however, if multiple sources are provided,
entityref will be used in favor of
These elements contain textdata:
Identifies the encoding of the text in the external file. Recommended best practice suggests that character encodings registered (as charsets) with the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority be referred to using their registered names.
EntityRef identifies the general entity
which contains (or points to) the external text.
FileRef specifies the name of the file
which contains the external text.
Format identifies the format of the
external text. The
Format must be a defined
SrcCredit contains details about the source
of the external text.