[josm-dev] HTML entities

Dirk Stöcker openstreetmap at dstoecker.de
Wed Aug 20 21:53:21 BST 2008

On Wed, 20 Aug 2008, Bodo Meissner wrote:

>> Is there a Java function, which can can convert the HTML &, ' 
>> and so on into UTF8? I did not find anything.
> I found a reference to this but didn't try it myself.
> http://mindprod.com/products1.html#ENTITIES
> It is can be used for any non-military purpose.

They use a table. This is something I wanted to avoid. When Java uses 
HTML, there must be entity support somewhere inside. But the question is, 
how to access it.

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