[Project_owners] Re:   in a RDF datasource file?

Axel Hecht axel at pike.org
Thu Apr 20 17:11:50 EDT 2006


Gerald Vogt wrote:
> Neil wrote:
>> Gerald Vogt wrote:
>>
>>> <p>sample text?more text</p>
>>>
>>> i.e. there is a "?" where should be "&nbsp;". I haven't tested all 
>>> entities but át least "&gt;" works fine...
>>
>> Might be because &nbsp; is an XHTML entity, not an XML entity?
> 
> Sorry, but I do not quite understand this. The HTML code is correctly 
> encoded in the rdf file as &amp;nbsp;. If Firefox reads the text is 
> should decode it to &nbsp; and leave it with that as it is a string 
> literal.

Read the XML and HTML specs then. nbsp is part of html not xml, and it's 
not part of RDF either.

Use the numeric entity for nbsp instead.

Axel


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