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What is Parameter Entity, and what is its utility?
 
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Just as a general entity lets you reuse XML data in multiple places, a parameter entity lets you reuse parts of a DTD in multiple places. It prevents to recode the definition at each location it is used.
check the URL http://java.sun.com/xml/jaxp-1.1/docs/tutorial/sax/7a_pe.html
 
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Thanks. The link is also good.
 
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