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Re: & characters and validator

From: Jim Correia <correia@barebones.com>
Date: Thu, 25 May 2000 23:59:58 -0400
To: www-validator@w3.org
cc: KARASZI Istvan <raszi@great.expectations.sch.bme.hu>
Message-ID: <20000525235959-f01010601-5e550596@>
On 11:22 PM 5/25/00 KARASZI Istvan <raszi@great.expectations.sch.bme.hu>

> Hello dear list members,
> i found a bug in validator. When u use & character in the html (in
> href or somewhere else), validator stop with a bug. Like:
>  http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fraszi.sch.bme.hu%2F

Before you assume it is a bug in the validator, check to see that it
isn't a bug in your markup.

The & must be entity encoded as &amp;.
Jim Correia                                Bare Bones Software, Inc.
correia@barebones.com                     <http://web.barebones.com>
Received on Friday, 26 May 2000 00:00:07 GMT

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