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RE: REQ: w3c xml-entity-names as a plain text file

From: J.Fine <j.fine@open.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2011 16:59:29 +0100
To: "www-math@w3.org" <www-math@w3.org>
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Hi Matthew

That sounds like a good idea, getting Firefox to do the screen scraping.  But I was hoping there was a published URL.

I've found this, which might help.  At least it's something I can point a script at to download.  (I like to give my data tables provenance.)

Many thanks


From: Matthew Leingang [mailto:leingang@courant.nyu.edu]
Sent: 21 September 2011 16:49
To: J.Fine
Subject: Re: REQ: w3c xml-entity-names as a plain text file

Hi Jonathan,

In Firefox for the Mac I was able to save the page as a text file.  In the Save... dialog I chose Text as the format.  Is that suitable for you?


On Sep 21, 2011, at 11:43 AM, J.Fine wrote:


Is this table available as a plain text file.  Or do I have to resort to screen scraping?

I didn't find anything useful here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_XML_and_HTML_character_entity_references#External_links

Best regards


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