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RE: inconsistensy between xhtml and css validators.

From: Jonathan Bennett <jonathan.bennett@uk.builder.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 09:30:09 +0100
Message-ID: <75719ACFAD3E1245A65226F904E0831702FFD25B@cnet44.cnet.cnwk>
To: "Sergei Shelukhin" <realgeek@gmail.com>, <www-validator@w3.org>


-----Original Message-----
From: www-validator-request@w3.org [mailto:www-validator-request@w3.org]
On Behalf Of Sergei Shelukhin
Sent: 24 July 2005 17:43
To: www-validator@w3.org
Subject: inconsistensy between xhtml and css validators.

> I have < and > symbols used as is in it; unfortunately, browsers don't

> decode entities inside white-space:pre; or <pre> blocks, so I have to 
> use characters themselves.

Browsers do decode entities inside preformatted blocks, so you can use
them without a problem. Not sure why you think they don't.
See http://uk.builder.com/programming/java/0,39026606,39256362,00.htm
for an example.
Received on Monday, 25 July 2005 08:32:28 UTC

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