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HTML file within an XML file

 
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Hi all,
My question is this. Is it possible to embed an HTML page as an element within an XML document, like if I wanted to have something like
<site>
<name>Fubar</name>
<htmlpage> ...this is where i'd want the html page </htmlpage>
</site>
How would this work/look?
I hope my question makes sense.
Thanks
 
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Yes, it is possible. However, you need to make sure that the resulting XML is still wellformed (which HTML is not, so you must encode certain special characters, fix <br> tags with not closing counterpart, etc.)
 
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Do I still have to format the HTML if i declare the element containing it as CDATA?
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It should be ok as long as your HTML doesn't include the "]]>" string closing the CDATA block.
 
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