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html escape tricky case, any you have?

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Hi there;

I am trying to test html escape in my code. Is there any you can provide me? Tricky ones would be appreciated.

No SQL injection code is necessary.

Regards.
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by:COBOLdinosaur
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It is not very clear what you are asking for.  If you need url rncoding the information is at:
http://www.w3schools.com/tags/ref_urlencode.asp

If you are looking for the HTML entities codes they are here:
http://www.theukwebdesigncompany.com/articles/entity-escape-characters.php

If itis something else you are looking for, then you will need to provide more detail.

Cd&
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by:Big Monty
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take a look here:

http://text-symbols.com/html/

if you can convert all of these you should be good to go
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by:jazzIIIlove
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Actually, what I want is to test my code against html escape. Any ways?

Regards.
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by:Big Monty
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i'm not sure I understand then...

Do you want to take a string of non standard characters and escape them? if so, just copy and paste some from the link I sent
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by:jazzIIIlove
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I want an example of a html line(s) having those but in a tricky way that cause to fail in my code.

Regards.
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by:Big Monty
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thats what I thought. since thats the case, just create some dummy html, add some of those characters in a div or span or p tag, and see if it works properly
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not sure if this'll come across or if EE's editor will escape it

example:
<p>æ</p>
<span>¿</span>
<div>©</div>

Open in new window

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by:COBOLdinosaur
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@jazzIIIlove,

Is there some point to this; or you just got bored and thought you would post a time waster?

Instead of going in circles with "tricky" why don't you just tell us what you are trying to do or give us some kind of requirement.

Cd&
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by:jazzIIIlove
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Just to find out whether my htmlescape works fine or not.

regards.
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by:Big Monty
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That's a pretty vague request. And since you're not really answering my questions I previously posted (such as whether or not you copied and pasted the html I suggested, I don't think you'll get much help here without knowing the context in which you're looking to test it.
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