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RE: Resources for AtomPub parser validation
Thomas Broyer wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 5:01 AM, Erik Wilde wrote:
> > "copy;" you mean, right?
> >> Have I been living a lie all these years by putting a semi-colon
> >> after my entities like a sucker?
> > no. but browser try to be smart.
> Isn't that actually part of SGML? (I know browsers never used
> an SGML parser, but if it's part of SGML, it is part of HTML)
In SGML you need to include the semicolon, just like in XML. If you always
use & when you want an ampersand and you always append the semicolon to
your entity references , you won't have to worry about this problem.