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Re: [xml-dev] Best Practice: Use a character or its escaped form?

On 28 February 2013 10:29, Costello, Roger L. <costello@mitre.org> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> When should ┴ be used versus when should its escaped form be used (&xC1;)?
> Which is Best Practice, this:
>         <Name>┴ndre</Name>
> or this:
>         <Name>&xC1;ndre</Name>
> Which do you think is Best Practice?

If someone is going to eyeball the XML then you really should avoid
try and character referencest.... otherwise it doesn't really matter.

Andrew Welch

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