W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-amaya@w3.org > January to March 2005

Re: HTML characters are converted upon save

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Thu, 24 Mar 2005 18:15:23 +0100
To: shadi@w3.org
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <200503241815.23422.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

Le Mercredi 23 Mars 2005 19:06, Shadi Abou-Zahra a écrit :
> Hi,
>
> Not sure if this is a bug or a feature: save an HTML document with &copy;
> or other such characters and Amaya converts them into the actual character.
> Is this intentional?

Yes the idea is to avoid to generate entities when it's not necessary.
When characters exist in the current document encoding, Amaya generates 
character codes.
So you can force the generation of entities by saving in ASCII.

> Thanks,
>   Shadi
>
>
> ---                                                    ---
> Shadi Abou-Zahra,  Web Accessibility Specialist for Europe
> World Wide Web Consortium (W3C),        http://www.w3.org/
> Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), http://www.w3.org/WAI/
> Evaluation and Repair Tools WG,  http://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/
> 2004, Route des Lucioles - 06560 Sophia-Antipolis - France
> Voice: +33(0)4 92 38 50 64        Fax: +33(0)4 92 38 78 22

-- 
     Irène.
-----
Irène Vatton                     INRIA Rhône-Alpes
INRIA                               ZIRST
e-mail: Irene.Vatton@inria.fr       655 avenue de l'Europe
Tel.: +33 4 76 61 53 61             Montbonnot
Fax:  +33 4 76 61 52 07             38334 Saint Ismier Cedex - France
Received on Thursday, 24 March 2005 17:16:06 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 1 April 2014 11:01:43 UTC