[erlang-questions] beginner: Generating HTML with ">" from Erlang

Bengt Kleberg <>
Thu Feb 13 13:55:52 CET 2014


Greetings,

If ">" is valid XML, my follow up question is if there is a way to use
xmerl to generate XML with ">" in it?


bengt

On Thu, 2014-02-13 at 12:50 +0000, Magnus Henoch wrote:
> Anthony Ramine <> writes:
> 
> > Why do you want to do that?
> >
> > An HTML document with a single « > » in the middle of nowhere is not valid nor well-formed HTML.
> 
> It is in fact valid HTML.  Try pasting the following into
> http://validator.w3.org/#validate_by_input :
> 
> <!DOCTYPE html>
> <title>This is > the title</title>
> <body>This is > the body</body>
> 
> A standalone greater-than sign is also valid in XML.
> 
> Regards,
> Magnus




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