[sword-devel] OSIS and XML entities

Chris Little chrislit at crosswire.org
Mon May 9 19:57:01 MST 2005

amp, apos, lt, gt, and quot are the only entities handled by Sword. In 
practice, however, lt and amp are the only ones that should ever be 
used. There is no good reason to incur the extra processing needed to 
handle other entities, so they should be encoded as UTF-8.


DM Smith wrote:
> What entities can a Sword OSIS module contain?
> I am guessing that it is the standard 5 (i.e.   < > " 
> ') and character entities (e.g. 7)
> Anything else?
> I am asking because JSword needs to be modified to handle them and I 
> found them in HunUj.
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