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Retrieve HTML from XML doc

Posted on 2004-03-27
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I hope this easy. I wrote a php code that save HTML tags inside XML file as below:

<DOC>
  <TITLE ID="96001">test</TITLE>
  <PAR ID="96002”>
<!—HTML tags here-- > 
</PAR>
  </DOC>

But the file appear like this

<DOC>
  <TITLE ID="96001">test</TITLE>
  <PAR ID="96002">&lt;ul&gt;&lt;BR&gt;&nbsp; &lt;li&gt;&lt;strong&gt;123456789&lt;/strong&gt;&lt;/li&gt;&lt;BR&gt;&nbsp; &lt;li&gt;&lt;strong&gt;987654321 &lt;/strong&gt;&lt;/li&gt;&lt;BR&gt;&nbsp; &lt;li&gt; &lt;/li&gt;&lt;BR&gt;&lt;/ul&gt;</PAR>
  </DOC>
 and when I print the content of the file it appear like this

<ul><BR>  <li><strong>123456789</strong></li><BR>  <li><strong>987654321 </strong></li><BR>  <li> </li><BR></ul>

which I want but not as a pure tags but I want it formatted like this

·      123456789
·      987654321

Can any one help me.
Thanks in advance  


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Question by:ALNMOO
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by:COBOLdinosaur
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You need to print it from a browser so that the html gets rendered.

Try opening it with Internet Explorer and then printing it.

Cd&

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by:ALNMOO
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when I print it this what i get in the browser

<ul><BR>  <li><strong>123456789</strong></li><BR>  <li><strong>987654321 </strong></li><BR>  <li> </li><BR></ul>

but I want this

·     123456789
·     987654321

Thank you for your response.
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Timbo87 earned 125 total points
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If you're trying to store HTML inside of XML, you need to put the HTML in CDATA.

<![CDATA[<b>My HTML tags</b>]]>

CDATA starts with <![CDATA[ and ends with ]]>
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