thread. been stuck on a programing problem in last 2 days. recently i tried to experiment of using google code prettify instead of span tags to color code in html. see this video
but now i realized a big subtle problem. not sure am going to use it anymore.
Note, the problem can be solved trivially in XML by using ＜![CDATA[like this]]＞, unfortunately, it does not work in html4 or 5. it's sad to be reminded the entire coup of xml by wtfg that was Apple and Google for $
see HTML Validation, History and Politics
some related essays of the thread:
Computer Language Design: String Syntax
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