[jdom-interest] Entity Ref in Attribute

Philip Nelson panmanphil at yahoo.com
Mon Feb 24 09:30:35 PST 2003

--- Jason Long <jason at supernovasoftware.com> wrote:
> I put this aside for a few days, but I am still looking for a way to add and
> entity in an attribute value.  I was told that it could not be done with
> JDOM.  If anyone has any advice on a method I can overide to add an
> attribute like att="&entity;" instead of att="entity" or att="&amp;entity;",
> I would really appreciate the help.  If this is not possible, would someone
> enlighten me on why this would not work?

Unfortunately, SAX does not support this feature so JDOM opted not to support
the feature.  This info is old but I am not aware of changes that make this
statement obsolete.

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