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unencoding html characters in a field
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Published: 18 Aug 2012
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unencoding html characters in a field Published by: clbirk on 18 Aug 2012 view comments(10)

I get in an archive that has for example & and &#E8; –  etc. and I need them converted to the appropriate ebcdic values. Is there a function that unencodes the values in a string that is passed to it? currently I have written logic to do the most common I get but...

 

Eample:

Jack & Jill   would become Jack & Jill

 

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