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Xml parsing problem with html special characters #45

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DFectuoso opened this Issue Aug 11, 2009 · 4 comments

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I'm having trouble parsing xhtml pages as xml if that page contains special characters like ® or   The html im parsing is created by lift.

The problem is generated whenever referencing a variable.xml and the result is:
[Fatal Error] :54:46: The entity "reg" was referenced, but not declared.
And the printout of the xml.

Code example:
val result: String =
get("/some_page/here/" + variable) match {
case h: HttpResponse =>
val input = (h.xml \ "input")
println("I got something" + input)
""
case other =>
println("Got something weird - got "+other)
""
}
result

Just for reference(its parsed here) im refering to & r e g ; and & n b s p ;

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dpp commented Aug 13, 2009

Use the Lift parser rather than XML parser closed by 8fd5597799c9374556c977326852e68e61b8857d

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