In what editor or validation environment are you working? Text is allowed
as a child of p. You should not be getting an error. What is the specific
error message you are getting? FWIW, this is valid for me in oXygen:
as is this:
On Mon, 15 Aug 2011, Michele R Combs
> Hi guys --
> I'm creating some sample EAC records using the XSD schema from the
> website (http://eac.staatsbibliothek-berlin.de/schema/cpf.xsd ). I'm
> working on the bioghist, and it won't let me put text in a p element.
> It insists text is not allowed there and I must insert a <span> element
> to contain text. The tag description says that the <p> element is
> allowed to contain text
> ). Perhaps the description is not up to date? I know mixed content is
> frowned upon...
> If somebody could confirm that this is correct and not an error in the schema that would be great.
> Thanks --
> Michele Combs
> Librarian for Manuscripts and Archives Processing
> Special Collections Research Center
> Syracuse University
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