org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.

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The persistence_2_0.xsd enforces the order of the elements in the xml. Re-ordering them makes then error go away.

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via Atlassian JIRA by Bogdan Dziedzic [Atlassian], 1 year ago
The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
via Atlassian JIRA by Bogdan Dziedzic [Atlassian], 1 year ago
The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
via Server Fault by rvdginste
, 1 year ago
Content is not allowed in prolog.
via Stack Overflow by Gendaful
, 2 years ago
An invalid XML character (Unicode: 0x5c) was found in the public identifier.
via Jenkins JIRA by jeffolson, 1 year ago
The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
via Jenkins JIRA by jeffolson, 1 year ago
The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
at org.apache.xerces.util.ErrorHandlerWrapper.createSAXParseException(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.util.ErrorHandlerWrapper.fatalError(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLErrorReporter.reportError(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLScanner.reportFatalError(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanEntityReference(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl$FragmentContentDispatcher.dispatch(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanDocument(Unknown Source)

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