view source no longer showing ampersands on entities

VERIFIED FIXED

Status

()

Core
HTML: Parser
P3
normal
VERIFIED FIXED
18 years ago
16 years ago

People

(Reporter: dbaron, Assigned: rickg)

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x86
Linux
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Description

18 years ago
DESCRIPTION:  View source is not showing the ampersands on entities.  It shows
"nbsp;" instead of " ".

STEPS TO REPRODUCE:
 * load attached test case
 * view source

ACTUAL RESULTS:
 * all the brown things are entities, but none begins with an ampersand

EXPECTED RESULTS:
 * they should all begin with ampersands

DOES NOT WORK CORRECTLY ON:
 * Linux, mozilla, 1999-12-07-15-M12

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  This is a regression.
(Reporter)

Comment 1

18 years ago
Created attachment 3322 [details]
testcase described in bug
(Assignee)

Updated

18 years ago
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
(Assignee)

Comment 2

18 years ago
This can be fixed two ways: in the viewsource DTD or in html.css. I prefer doing
it in the html.css as generated content, like this:

viewsource|entity:before {content: "&"; color: maroon;}

Awaiting approval to checkin.
(Assignee)

Updated

18 years ago
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
(Assignee)

Comment 3

18 years ago
Checking in fix.

Comment 4

17 years ago
updated qa contact.
QA Contact: janc → bsharma

Updated

16 years ago
QA Contact: bsharma → moied

Comment 5

16 years ago
verified 
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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