[fpc-pascal] fpdoc xml files with special characters
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Wed Sep 27 21:06:17 CEST 2006
On Wed, 27 Sep 2006, Graeme Geldenhuys wrote:
> How is fpdoc's xml files supposed to handle special characters? For
> example, I tried to type the '&' character, and fpdoc complained. I
> then escaped the ampersand with & which was fine.
> This is all great for HTML output, but what will happen with LaTeX
> output. Will it display the ampersand, or the escaped ampersand
> (&)? I guess this all depends on the XMLReader unit and if it
> reverts the & back to the & sign correct?
It will deal this correctly. The backends will escape the characters
again if needed. Different backends must escape in different ways...
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