Clifford Heath <cjh-nospam / nospaManagesoft.com> wrote in message news:<Xns94697F721B661cjhnospamnospaManage / 172.16.33.11>...
> The rexml included with 1.8-preview3 doesn't expand external entities.
> Has this been added in a more recent version, or is it otherwise planned?
> Otherwise how may I expand them?

REXML is not a validating parser, and therefore is not required to
expand external entities.  REXML may expand external entities in the
future, but I wouldn't hold your breath.

--- SER