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

Bengt Kleberg <>
Thu Feb 13 15:18:04 CET 2014


Thank you for a solution. I do not have the possibility to change
Erlang/OTP. I can copy xmerl_lib.erl to my_xmerl_lib.erl and call that.
There is a precedence, I already do this with slave.erl and others.


bengt

On Thu, 2014-02-13 at 14:01 +0100, Carsten Bormann wrote:
> Fix this:
> 
> otp/lib/xmerl/src/xmerl_lib.erl
> 
> %% Escape special characters `<' and `&', flattening the text.
> %% Also escapes `>', just for symmetry.
>> export_text([$> | T], Cont) ->
>     ">" ++ export_text(T, Cont);
> 
> 
> The ]]> is (very rarely) a valid concern in XML; I don’t think it ever is in HTML.
> 
> Grüße, Carsten
> 




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