HTML tags in XML
stephenREVOLUTION at barncard.com
Tue Mar 21 16:07:45 CST 2006
See if URLEncode() and URLDecode() will package and recover your text
and/or htmltext to XML's liking...it works for me on other stuff...
>On Mar 21, 2006, at 7:43 AM, Devin Asay wrote:
>>Is it possible to store html styled text in an xml document and
>>then successfully retrieve the text with html markup intact?
>>Here are my comments.
>>Some of the text is colored <font color="#FF0000">red</font> &
>>Is there a way to do this? Will I have to resort to saving the
>>RTFtext in the xml node or something like that?
>You need to escape ", ', <, and < when entering data into an XML
>node. I can't remember if RevXML has any handlers for this or if
>you just have to do it by hand. For an example of the escape
>characters just do a Google search for "xml escape characters".
>You may want to check out Ken Ray's XML library. I haven't used it
>but browsing through the API, there is a stsXML_replaceEntities that
>looks like it would do what you want.
>Blue Mango Learning Systems - http://www.bluemangolearning.com
>trevor at bluemangolearning.com
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