Chaim Koshizky wrote:
> I am using "Xerces" C++ library for converting a ASCI data base into a XML
> data file. The data base contain many odd characters.
> When I call the function createElement of DOM_Document class with a "$" sign
> for example, I catch a DOM_DOMException with
> a value of INVALID_CHARACTER_ERR.
Do you mean you are attempting to create an element with a name that
contains a "$" sign? That is illegal. Names can only contain letters,
digits, periods, hyphens, underscores, and colons.
You will need to modify your code to scan names in the database for
characters other than these and map them to something legal (e.g. X) or