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RE: Bug Report for Tidy

From: Jelks Cabaniss <jelks@jelks.nu>
Date: Mon, 16 Aug 2004 09:59:45 -0400
To: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Cc: "'Punnadhammo'" <arfh@tbaytel.net>
Message-ID: <000701c48399$49878670$6501a8c0@blackie>

Punnadhammo wrote:
> I've tried using Tidy 1.0 (for the Mac) and it has one serious bug -
> Tidy changes all &quot; statements back to " thus rendering the
> result incorrect.

What browser are you using?  These two snippets:

	<p>He said, "Hello World."</p>

	<p>He said, &quot;Hello World.&quot;</p>

are indentical and are rendered the same in any browser I've run across.
The first one is a lot easier to type though. :) 

The only time you *need* to use &quot; is inside an attribute value, because
attribute values are themselves enclosed in quotes:

	<p title="The &quot;Meaning&quot; of Life">...</p>

Received on Monday, 16 August 2004 13:59:53 UTC

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