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Re: Amaya 6.3 Bug Report (Was: Bug: Changing character entities?)

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2002 12:09:08 +0200
To: reagle@w3.org
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org, Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr
Message-Id: <20020912100908.E4C39C@maiaina.inrialpes.fr>

> 
> All pending/suspected bugs in [1] are still present. Any idea of when they 
> might be addressed -- particularly the dictionary interface?
> 
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-amaya-dev/2002Jul/0004.html
> 
> On Wednesday 28 August 2002 04:58 pm, reagle@w3.org wrote:
> > I've noted that amaya converts my &deg; character entity into the <B0>
> > character. This character is rendered incorrectly by some browsers,
> > including Opera 6.03, and I'd rather it keep my character entity anyway.
> > Is this possible?
> 
> I've further experiemented with this issue in an xhtml document and if I set 
> the encoding to "us-ascii" Amaya converts the &deg; entity to its numeric 
> form: &#xb0; . This makes sense as an XML document, but could not Amaya 
> also preserve it as an XHTML document? Do I have to do something in my 
> doctype to enable this preservation?

Changed in the CVS base.
Amaya will generate the &deg; entity in the future.
Received on Thursday, 12 September 2002 06:09:21 UTC

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