htmlspecialchars: Replace HTML special characters with HTML entities

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also Examples

View source: R/htmlspecialchars.R

Description

The characters c("&", '"', "'", "<", ">") will be replaced with c("&amp;", "&quot;", "&#039;", "&lt;", "&gt;"), respectively.

Usage

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Arguments

string

the string with (or w/o) HTML special chars

Value

the string with special chars replaced.

Author(s)

Yihui Xie <http://yihui.name>

References

http://php.net/manual/en/function.htmlspecialchars.php

See Also

gsub

Examples

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htmlspecialchars("<a href = 'http://yihui.name'>Yihui</a>")
# &lt;a href = &#039;http://yihui.name&#039;&gt;Yihui&lt;/a&gt;

yihui/fun documentation built on Dec. 14, 2018, 6:22 p.m.