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DataObjectManager Module

Discuss the DataObjectManager module, and the related ImageGallery module.

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XML Parsing Error: xml declaration not at start of external entity


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21 November 2010 at 11:32pm Community Member, 110 Posts


My site is working fine on IE, but now i ran into a problem on Firefox and Google Chrome.

On those browsers i get this error ;

XML Parsing Error: xml declaration not at start of external entity
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

Now i tracked it down, the problem seems to be in my config file where i have

<CODE> SortableDataObject::add_sortable_classes(array('Personeel','Bekendmaking')); <END CODE>

If i remove this line (That makes some functionality of my site kind of useless, but for debugging it works) everything is working fine again.

Any thoughts on this?



22 November 2010 at 5:11am 4085 Posts

I'm not sure.. but I would just get rid of the XML doctype. Those things are a nightmare to work with, and there's really no substantial reason to use them now that HTML 5 is coming to life.

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22 November 2010 at 5:14am (Last edited: 22 November 2010 5:19am), Community Member, 110 Posts

Tx for your reply,

Do you mean get rid of the lines in my templates ? like

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1//EN" "">
<html xmlns="" lang="en" >

would that fix the problem?

<EDIT> And offcourse you are right. That did the trick . Thank u UncleCheese