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Here's an answer straight out of the Framer's digest (February 7, 2000)-HTH:
2. Can DTDs and EDDs be created for XML as with SGML?
DTD's - Yes, EDD - No. Frame does not currently support importing XML,
only exporting. You would need to use an XML editor to really work with
the raw XML file.
From: ckao -at- virage -dot- com [SMTP:ckao -at- virage -dot- com]
Sent: Sunday, February 06, 2000 8:01 PM
Subject: Converting DTD to EDD
I've been given the responsibility of creating an EDD from the
DTD so that our writers can author in SGML. So far, I haven't had
One problem seems to be that Frame can't find the DocBook modules
to in the DTD.
As I am a total SGML/XML newbie, any help will be greatly
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