User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 &YEN does not show the Japanese currency symbol. Please try the following site. It shows "&Yen", but IE shows the currency sign. http://www.lightstone.co.jp/products/origin/origin75/price75.htm Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. View http://www.lightstone.co.jp/products/origin/origin75/price75.htm Actual Results: You see "¥, but IE shows the Japanese currency symbol Expected Results: It should show the Japanese currency symbol.
There is a missing ; after each ¥ in the given url.
Assignee: bugs → japanese
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Component: View Source → Japanese
Ever confirmed: true
Product: Firefox → Tech Evangelism
QA Contact: firefox.view-source → japanese
(In reply to comment #1) > There is a missing ; after each ¥ in the given url. However, the following code (from local file) also does not work: <HTML> <BODY> Yen with SEMICOLON: &YEN;1000<br> Yen with COMMA: &YEN,1000<br> Yen with COLON: &YEN:1000<br> Yen with PERIOD: &YEN,1000<br> Yen with NOTHING: &YEN1000<br> </BODY> </HTML> =================================
Character entity references are case-sensitive (e.g. Â is a capital A with a circumflex, â is a lower-case a with a circumflex): all of those examples except the third and last (because both colon and numbers are legal HTML NAME characters) will work with yen rather than YEN, none will work with YEN even in IE.
Summary: &YEN does not show the Japanese currency symbol → lightstone.co.jp - unclosed entities
Thank you VERY MUCH for pointing my misunderstanding. You're completely right. ¥ in lower cases works. By the way, it is very good lesson to tell that IE is so loosly work even without ; like in this specific case... I like firefox. I close this thread.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
reporter: instead of closing this, would you please help us by contacting the web site?
Status: RESOLVED → REOPENED
Resolution: INVALID → ---
(In reply to comment #5) > reporter: instead of closing this, would you please help us by contacting the > web site? Yes, I have told the site manager, and he has already updated the page. Now, Firefox displays ¥ correctly there.
yep, the pointed page has ';' after ¥. should close this bug as FIXED, not INVALID, because this is an Evangelism Bug.
Status: REOPENED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago → 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
(In reply to comment #7) > should close this bug as FIXED, not INVALID, because this is an Evangelism Bug. Done. THANX A LOT.
Product: Tech Evangelism → Tech Evangelism Graveyard
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