#124 "Encode entities" encodes tag related characters too

pending
HTMLTag (5)
5
2012-06-14
2012-04-18
dominik
No

Action:
given a html file with non-ascii characters in content
-select html -ctr+e

Expected result:
The special characters in content text are converted into html entities.

Actual result:
Every special character including the tag brackets and quotation marks inside tags is converted into html entities.
Like: <h3>Méditation Surprise</h3>

Discussion

  • This is as designed: a text containing HTML code is supposed to escape the HTML code.
    Changing to feature request, since I’ve intended to add a separate encode/decode for content only for some time now.

     
    • labels: 1009475 --> HTMLTag
     
    • status: open --> pending