XHTML and character entities

Gabe Beged-Dov begeddov at jfinity.com
Mon Mar 29 05:24:04 BST 1999

I mention tidy below but am asking about html->xhtml conversion in

I use tidy to to convert html to xhtml using the -asxml switch. The
result of many conversions is still not accepted as well-formed because
entities like agrave and friends aren't defined unless you process the

Wouldn't it be reasonable to convert these to character entities as part
of the html->xhtml process?

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