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Re: HTML 5 named character references json

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 6 Jan 2013 16:12:59 -0600
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <7016864B-BB70-4CC3-8B48-31CE43234F58@w3.org>
To: Vangelis Katsikaros <ibob17@yahoo.gr>

On 5 Jan 2013, at 2:24 AM, Vangelis Katsikaros wrote:

> Hi
> 
> I am asking in this list, since I don't know where else to ask.

Hi Vangelis,

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> A version of the HTML 5 Working Draft (I am not sure what the "author" means) has this very handy link, that can be used in many many ways
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> http://www.w3.org/TR/html5-author/entities.json
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> 1) Will something like that be part of the final specification text?
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> 2) How can one find similar resources? I accidentally run into this link and I could find it again by using a search engine.

I suggest you ask the editors of the specification by writing to public-html-comments@w3.org (which is the address listed in the Status section of that document).
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> 3) Is (or will be) something similar available for HTML 4?

I know that we did not publish an entities.json for HTML4. However, I searched around the Web and it seems people have created that sort of resource elsewhere. Is this what you are looking for?
 https://gist.github.com/861374

Ian

> 
> Regards
> Vangelis
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