Web page displays improperly with FF 1.0.6

Discussion in 'Firefox' started by Z, Jul 24, 2005.

  1. Z

    Z Guest

    URL http://www.soapboxnet.org/cgi-bin/help doesn't display properly in
    FF 1.0.6 (on XP Pro) ... note the display of &quot instead of " with FF
    1.0.6:


    When viewed with FF 1.0.6:

    The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information about
    a command or topic. In response to the &quotTopic?" prompt, you can:


    When viewed with IE:

    The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information about
    a command or topic. In response to the "Topic?" prompt, you can:
     
    Z, Jul 24, 2005
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  2. Z

    Jedi Fans Guest

    Z wrote:
    > URL http://www.soapboxnet.org/cgi-bin/help doesn't display properly in
    > FF 1.0.6 (on XP Pro) ... note the display of &quot instead of " with FF
    > 1.0.6:
    >
    >
    > When viewed with FF 1.0.6:
    >
    > The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information about
    > a command or topic. In response to the &quotTopic?" prompt, you can:
    >
    >
    > When viewed with IE:
    >
    > The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information about
    > a command or topic. In response to the "Topic?" prompt, you can:

    its " not &quot
     
    Jedi Fans, Jul 24, 2005
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  3. Z

    Z Guest

    Jedi Fans wrote:
    >> URL http://www.soapboxnet.org/cgi-bin/help doesn't display properly in
    >> FF 1.0.6 (on XP Pro) ... note the display of &quot instead of " with
    >> FF 1.0.6:
    >>
    >>
    >> When viewed with FF 1.0.6:
    >>
    >> The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information
    >> about a command or topic. In response to the &quotTopic?" prompt, you
    >> can:
    >>
    >>
    >> When viewed with IE:
    >>
    >> The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information
    >> about a command or topic. In response to the "Topic?" prompt, you can:

    >
    > its " not &quot


    What are you saying?

    The page is wrong and so is IE?
     
    Z, Jul 25, 2005
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  4. Z

    Jedi Fans Guest

    Z wrote:
    > Jedi Fans wrote:
    >>> URL http://www.soapboxnet.org/cgi-bin/help doesn't display properly
    >>> in FF 1.0.6 (on XP Pro) ... note the display of &quot instead of "
    >>> with FF 1.0.6:
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> When viewed with FF 1.0.6:
    >>>
    >>> The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information
    >>> about a command or topic. In response to the &quotTopic?" prompt, you
    >>> can:
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> When viewed with IE:
    >>>
    >>> The HELP command invokes the HELP Facility to display information
    >>> about a command or topic. In response to the "Topic?" prompt, you can:

    >>
    >> its " not &quot

    >
    > What are you saying?
    >
    > The page is wrong and so is IE?

    yes, any character entities end with a ; for example: © etc... html
    special characters they are called... IE is, as always, too forgiving
    and actually wrong
     
    Jedi Fans, Jul 25, 2005
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  5. Z

    Z Guest

    Jedi Fans wrote:
    >> What are you saying?
    >> The page is wrong and so is IE?


    > yes, any character entities end with a ; for example: © etc... html
    > special characters they are called... IE is, as always, too forgiving
    > and actually wrong


    Ok, thanks for explaining.
     
    Z, Jul 25, 2005
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