Re: Handling Ampersands

At 17:07 01/06/20 +0200, Eric van der Vlist wrote:
>If this transformation is done through XSLT into a HTML href element,
>the XSLT processor will take care of unescaping the "&"...

The XSLT processor will temporarily (for internal processing)
unescape the &, but put it back in again when producing
the HTML. HTML requires it as much as XML.

(Most browsers are lenitent in that they deal with a simple &,
too, but this is just bugwards compatibility, nothing else.)

Regards,   Martin.

Received on Wednesday, 20 June 2001 21:43:06 UTC