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Re: BUG: Amaya 2.1 character entity display problem.

From: <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 07 Jul 1999 10:44:25 +0200
Message-Id: <199907070844.KAA07570@tahiti.inrialpes.fr>
To: "Houghton,Andrew" <houghtoa@oclc.org>
cc: "'www-amaya@w3.org'" <www-amaya@w3.org>
In-reply-to: Your message of Tue, 06 Jul 1999 17:43:44 -0400."
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> Amaya 2.1 does not display hex character entities properly.  For example
> when a document contains &#x5e; I should see a "hat/caret/circumflex" (i.e.,
> shift 6 on English keyboards).  IE and Navigator display the appropriate
> character Amaya displays "xx5e;".

Right, it's a bug.

> In addition there doesn't seem to be any way to enter character entities in
> Amaya.  Inserting &#x5e; and saving the html to a file results in &amp;#x5e;

We have developed input methods for several entities, but not a general 
mechanism.
Perhaps we should have to support what you're proposing. 

  Irene.
Received on Wednesday, 7 July 1999 04:44:32 UTC

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