[Python-Dev] forwarded message from aahz@panix.com

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Thu, 05 Oct 2000 13:22:49 -0500

> Someone just pointed out on c.l.py that we need an HTMLescape() function
> that takes a string and converts special characters to entities.  I'm
> not on python-dev, so could you please forward this and find out whether
> I need to run a PEP?

Has someone pointed out yet that this is done by cgi.escape()?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)