html entities

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Fri Oct 29 12:34:22 EDT 2010

On 10/29/10 11:11 AM, DunbarX at wrote:
> I should have been more clear. Use the ampersand and semicolon to locate
> the original char in the source text. Convert that char with the charToNum
> function.

Except that the htmltext doesn't return characters you can convert in 
these cases, it returns constants that html recognizes, like "acute" and 
"mdash", etc. Chris will need a lookup table, I think.

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