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Re: & characters and validator

From: Kathleen Anderson <kathleen.anderson@po.state.ct.us>
Date: Fri, 26 May 2000 07:33:23 -0400
Message-ID: <00b601bfc706$3362afe0$e924f79f@STATE.CT.US>
To: "Jim Correia" <correia@barebones.com>, <www-validator@w3.org>
Cc: "KARASZI Istvan" <raszi@great.expectations.sch.bme.hu>
Hi Karaszi:
If you take a look at the code behind
http://www.spiderwebwoman.com/access/affiliate.htm
you will see a before and after showing the changes you need to make.
HTH,
Kathleen Anderson, Webmaster
State of Connecticut, Office of the State Comptroller
55 Elm Street, Room 101, Hartford, Connecticut  06106
voice: (860) 702-3355  fax: (860) 702-3634
email: kathleen.anderson@po.state.ct.us
URL: http://www.osc.state.ct.us
CMAC Access: http://www.cmac.state.ct.us/access
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----- Original Message -----
From: Jim Correia <correia@barebones.com>
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Cc: KARASZI Istvan <raszi@great.expectations.sch.bme.hu>
Sent: Thursday, May 25, 2000 11:59 PM
Subject: Re: & characters and validator


> On 11:22 PM 5/25/00 KARASZI Istvan <raszi@great.expectations.sch.bme.hu>
> wrote:
>
> > 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 07:33:59 GMT

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