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Re: TIDY - quote-nbsp seems not to work

From: Terry Teague <teague@mailandnews.com>
Date: Thu, 4 May 2000 23:39:56 -0700
Message-Id: <l03130301b5381c578dfd@[]>
To: ceplm@seznam.cz, html-tidy@w3.org
At 5:04 PM -0400 5/4/2000, Matej Cepl wrote:

>I am confused. Although it seems to work for everybody, it
>doesn't for me. I mean quote-nbsp set to yes. Attached you shall
>find my tidy.ini, but the result is the same on every platform
>available to me -- Linux, M$-Win95, M$-Win98, M$-DOS. When I use
>named entity &nbsp; in my HTML document, it is always transformed
>in chr($A0) by tidy (not even numerical entity). Unfortunately,
>being from Eastern Europe I have to use at least three character
>encodings and transfer between them all the time. Unfortunately,
>some convertors understands chr($A0) as &aacute; which is a
>frequent character in the Czech language, so resulting text is
>rather unusable.

I don't know if this is the cause of your problem or not - did you type the
following into this EMail, or did you copy/paste from your actual
"tidy.ini" file? Because, there is at least 1 error in the following :

>char-encoding: raw

>quote-nbsp: no

>quote-ampresand: yes

This should be :

quote-ampersand: yes

>break-before-br: yes
>drop-empty-paras: yes
>drop-font-tags: yes
>write-back: yes
>quiet: yes
>markup: yes
>indent: yes
>logical-emphasis: yes
>hide-endtags: no
>clean: no
>numeric-entities: no
>tidy-mark: no

Hope this helps.

Regards, Terry
Received on Friday, 5 May 2000 05:13:02 UTC

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