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Re: bug: conversion of extended charecters

From: Daniel Biddle <deltab@osian.net>
Date: Fri, 4 Aug 2000 03:35:17 +0000 (UTC)
To: html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0008040326290.20908-100000@charizard.blazingfast.net>
On Thu, 3 Aug 2000, skark wrote:

> <P>&eacute;</P>
> 
> is covererted to 
> <p>é</p>

That's the UTF-8 form of ''. You didn't say what options you used, but
this is the expected behaviour with -utf8. To force '' to be encoded as
'&eacute;' use -ascii, and to get '' use -latin1.

hope this helps,
-- 
Daniel Biddle <deltab@osian.net>
Received on Thursday, 3 August 2000 23:37:31 GMT

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