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encode HTML entities

Terminal - encode HTML entities
perl -MHTML::Entities -ne 'print encode_entities($_)' /tmp/subor.txt
2012-10-11 08:31:14
User: brx75x
Functions: perl
0
encode HTML entities

Encode HTML entities supporting UTF-8 input and output

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perl -MHTML::Entities -ne 'print encode_entities($_)' /tmp/subor.txt
2009-02-06 12:44:24
User: jozef
Functions: perl
1

Encodes HTML entities from input (file or stdin) so it's possible to directly past the result to a blog or HTML source file.

xml2asc < inputfile > outputfile
2011-02-23 12:22:18
User: forcefsck
-3

For reverse, there's asc2xml

asc2xml < entitiesfile > utf8file

They come as a part of the html-xml-utils debian package.

PS. Tried to submit sample data, but the site autoconverted the non ascii to html entities. So a bit of imagination is needed.

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