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Re: Editor for HTML, UTF-8 and Arabic

From: M.T. Carrasco Benitez <mtcarrascob@yahoo.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Apr 2005 07:31:47 +0100 (BST)
Message-ID: <20050401063148.34758.qmail@web42001.mail.yahoo.com>
To: www-international@w3.org

The beta NVU is very stable. Indeed, far more stable than many paid products.

Regards
Tomas
 
--- Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org> wrote:
> Mozilla composer creates a pretty horrible HTML, usually. I have really good experiences 
> with NVU, though, although this is still Beta: www.nvu.com. It is, sort of, a separate 
> Mozilla project, based on the Mozilla core, but concentrating on the editing process only. 
> As I said, it is still beta, but close to its first release.
> 
> Ivan
> 
> Najib Tounsi wrote:
> > I use Mozilla 1.* (http://www.mozilla.org/releases/ 
> > <http://www.mozilla.org/releases/mozilla1.7.3>) for authoring/editing 
> > Arabic HTML with utf-8. Mozilla composer can read and save in most 
> > encodings.
> > Well Mozilla is yet perfectible, but it fulfill many jobs. HTML files I 
> > use to edit are in fact Arabic + Latin. Some of my requirements would be:
> > - Option to edit in HTML mode *both* in visual or logical (memory) 
> > ordering. The latter is necessary for some "fine tunings".
> > - Ability to retrieve the chain of cascading styles that apply to a text 
> > at a given place.
> > - Select a text and apply a <span> to it with some desired attributes.
> > etc.
> > 
> > There are also situations (e.g. telnet to a web server from MacOS X) 
> > where I simply edit Arabic-utf8 files with emacs. But not to do too much 
> > changes.
> > 
> > Hope that helps.
> > 
> > Najib Tounsi
> > 
> > 
> > Jasper Michalczik wrote:
> > 
> >> Dear members of www-international,
> >>
> >> I’m looking for an editor that allows me to edit and save HTML-Files 
> >> with UTF-8 encoding and displays Arabic script correctly. I tried 
> >> XML-Spy, but in order to let it recognize Files as UTF-8 you have to 
> >> put an xml-declaration at the beginning.
> >>
> >> I’m looking for some editor of the kind of ancient “HomeSite”.
> >>
> >> Thank you very much,
> >>
> >> Jasper Michalczik
> >>
> > 
> 
> -- 
> 
> Ivan Herman
> W3C Communications Team, Head of Offices
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> 
> 

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