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Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri May 21 12:39:21 PDT 2004


Joachim Beckers wrote:

> Why don't we just use & ?
> This won't change anything, unless of course if it's used in arguments 
> like "Unpacking a package" and so.

That won't work at all, example:

<link base="&build_dir;">

For this, nALFS actually sees (after the parsing is complete):

<link base="/mnt/lfs/build">

Alternative:

<link base="&build_dir;">

For this, nALFS actually sees (after the parsing is complete):

<link base="&build_dir;">

Well, this is speculation on my part, I have not actually tried it. It's 
how the XML parser is supposed to work, though.



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