[Project_owners] Handling HTML in extensions (Bug in Mozilla and Firebird or am I doing something wrong?)

GuruJ GuruJ at mbox.com.au
Sun Dec 28 12:54:24 EST 2003


Neil wrote:
> Jaap A. Haitsma wrote:
> 
>> I use a description in which I want to use some HTML formatting. It 
>> looks more or less like this:
>>
>> <description>
>>     Hello normal
>>     <html:i>hello italics</html:i>
>> </description>
> 
> 
> Unfortunately the XUL content sink eats whitespace - you'll need to use 
> some script to work around the issue. Or teach Mozilla not to ignore 
> &#32; perhaps :-)
> 

Would it be silly to suggest working around the problem like this?

<description>Hello normal
<html:i>&nbsp;hello italics</html:i>
</description>

-- GuruJ.



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