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Item4067: Hexadecimal character references do not work

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Hexadecimal Character References Do Not Work in TWiki

References

XML 1.0:

[66] CharRef ::= '&#' [0-9]+ ';'| '&#x' [0-9a-fA-F]+ ';'

HTML 4.0.1:

5.3.1 Numeric character references

Numeric character references specify the code position of a character in the document character set. Numeric character references may take two forms:

  • The syntax "&#D;", where D is a decimal number, refers to the ISO 10646 decimal character number D.
  • The syntax "&#xH;" or "&#XH;", where H is a hexadecimal number, refers to the ISO 10646 hexadecimal character number H. Hexadecimal numbers in numeric character references are case-insensitive.

Test 1

Letter A using decimal code is A or A.

Test 2

Letter A using hexadecimal code is A or A (the latter is HTML only, not XHTML).

Summary

The decimal codes work, the hexadecimals do not. Their ampersand is processed as if it were literal.

-- TWiki:Main/PeteForman - 15 May 2007

Good catch, Pete, thanks.

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Summary Hexadecimal character references do not work
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.PeteForman
Codebase ~twiki4
SVN Range TWiki-4.1.2, Sun, 13 May 2007, build 13714
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Priority Normal
CurrentState Closed
WaitingFor

Checkins TWikirev:14116
TargetRelease minor
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Topic revision: r5 - 2008-01-22 - KennethLavrsen
 
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