Re: (dsssl) sdata entity mapping in sgml to sgml

Subject: Re: (dsssl) sdata entity mapping in sgml to sgml
From: Tony Graham <Tony.Graham@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2001 14:23:29 +0100 (BST)
jany.quintard@xxxxxxxxxx wrote at  6 Jun 2001 13:58:41 +0200:
 > For "etwas wählen"
 > <!ENTITY ae SDATA "[auml]"> gave "etwas w&#65533;hlen"

To clear up another part of the mystery, &#65533; is a reference to
U+FFFD, REPLACEMENT CHARACTER, which is meant to be used when an
application doesn't know how to map an input character to a Unicode
character.  Presumably OJ isn't making sense of &ae; and is replacing


Tony Graham
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