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Re: 29 errors remaining, and at a bit of a holding pattern

From: Michael Adams <linux_mike@paradise.net.nz>
Date: Sun, 16 Mar 2008 08:10:39 +1200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-id: <20080316081039.113738e6.linux_mike@paradise.net.nz>

On Fri, 14 Mar 2008 18:42:23 -0700
Scott Haneda wrote:

> 
> Here is where I stand at this point:
> http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fosxhelp.com%2Fcustomizing-the-finder-sidebar-in-os-x%2F&charset=%28detect+automatically%29&doctype=Inline&ss=1&group=1
> 
> Specific issues:
> The & and &amp; issue in hrefs, I can deal with this with code and  
> links I put in, some of our links are from Amazon, and you just copy  
> and paste them out of a form.  Sure, I can find and replace on the  
> ambersand every time, but it is troublesome.
> 
> Off topic, anyone know if there is a php option I can turn on that  
> when sending out the page, it will find the ampersand and deal with
> it?
> 

compare htmlentities() and htmlspecialchars()
http://nz.php.net/manual/en/function.htmlentities.php
http://nz.php.net/manual/en/function.htmlspecialchars.php

These addresses are from our local mirror. You will have a mirror closer.

> Suggestions outside of php options?
> 

-- 
Michael

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be well

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