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XML documents are made up of storage units called entities, which contain either parsed or unparsed data.
Parsed data is made up of characters, some of which form character data, and some of which form markup.
Dan Connolly served as the Working Group's contact with the W3C.
The design goals for XML are: for language identification tags), provides all the information necessary to understand XML Version 1.0 and construct computer programs to process it.
It is a stable document and may be used as reference material or cited from another document.
W3C's role in making the Recommendation is to draw attention to the specification and to promote its widespread deployment.
The previous errata for this document, are also available. This document is also available in these non-normative formats: XML and XHTML with color-coded revision indicators.
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