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RE: Missing blank in a text node after validation using JTIDY

From: Jelks Cabaniss <jelks@jelks.nu>
Date: Sun, 3 Mar 2002 21:47:41 -0500
To: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001601c1c326$f583e580$6501a8c0@blackie>
Richard A. O'Keefe wrote:

> Another way to handle the &nbsp; issue, of course, is
> (get HTML page) | tidy ${options} | sed -e 
> 's/&nbsp;/\&#160;/g' where the 'sed' command replaces &nbsp; 
> by &#160;.  This hack can be used to replace any number of 
> different entity references. Perl or Python could also be used.

Or ... replace 160's with nbsp's, which is what you have to do with the
current Sourceforge build outputting XHTML -- regardless of the state of
"numeric-entities"!  :)

That should be fixed soon, though.

Received on Sunday, 3 March 2002 21:48:43 UTC

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