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Re: how to change &lt; to < - please help I think that it is a quick answer

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 07 Dec 2006 15:57:47 +0100
To: "James Dougherty" <jim@thinkdougherty.com>
Cc: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <8tagn2lvajs938bldt5ie4fu6lkdh36th7@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* James Dougherty wrote:
>This little app is awesome. I believe that it is going to work for me but am
>having a problem with getting the last part of my file cleaned up. You can
>see from the file below the < tags are not being replaced. I have tried

><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2//EN">
><html>
><head>
><meta name="generator" content=
>"HTML Tidy for Windows (vers 14 February 2006), see www.w3.org">
><title></title>
></head>
><body>
>&lt;p&gt; &lt;strong&gt;This is a
>test&lt;/strong&gt;&lt;/p&gt;&lt;p&gt;&amp;nbsp;&lt;/p&gt;&lt;p&gt;&amp;nbsp
>;&lt;/p&gt;&lt;p&gt;&lt;em&gt;More
>Test&amp;nbsp;&lt;/em&gt;&lt;/p&gt;
></body>
></html>

There is no way to have Tidy convert the escaped text to markup, you
would have to either change Tidy's source code or write your own app
that does precisely what you'd like Tidy to do here.
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