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WebCit Template Escaper functions

These Modifiers are used so texts inserted into a template are encoded in a certain way; Most transports like XML have a list of characters to transfor to preserve their meaning.

X - HTML Encoding

uses StrEscAppend Mode 0

The relevant chars of the text is transformed into HTML-entities so they can be used by a client application. If you want to show the text "a in a textarea it will become:


Characters escaped

Char	Entity
----	------
<	&lt;
>	&gt;
&	&amp;
"	&quot;
'	&#39;

H - HTML Encoding with linebreaks

uses StrEscAppend Mode 2

If the linewraps of your text should also be converted into HTML linebreaks, use this escaper.


will become


J - Ecma Script / JSON escaping

uses StrECMAEscAppend

Escapes all characters that have a meaning in Javascript strings; ' and \ are Protected (since webcit implicitely converts everything to utf-8, you don't need to take care of that):


will become


K - Ecma + HTML escaping

uses StrHtmlEcmaEscAppend

Add html escaping to J; some Parsers are also vulnerable to other chars; use this to get rid of some more of the dangerous chars.

U - URL-Escaping

uses StrBufUrlescAppend

Transform all chars that have a meaning in HTTP-URLs into %HexCode; use this if you want to add encoded parameters

a b c

will become


Characters not escaped:

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