[jdev] What to do with Invalid XML Characters

Matthias Wimmer m at tthias.eu
Sun Aug 12 15:21:48 CDT 2007

Jonathan Chayce Dickinson schrieb:
> I hate to cause a fluff, but could you escape them?

No ... the characters are not only forbidden to be transmitted unescaped
... they are not allowed at all. It makes no difference if they are sent
as entities or as direct characters.

E.g. � is /never/ allowed in XML.


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