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Issue 11113: html.entities mapping dicts need updating?
Patch Set: Created 7 years ago
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--- a/Doc/library/html.entities.rst
+++ b/Doc/library/html.entities.rst
@@ -9,13 +9,22 @@
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-This module defines three dictionaries, ``name2codepoint``, ``codepoint2name``,
-and ``entitydefs``. ``entitydefs`` is used to provide the :attr:`entitydefs`
+This module defines four dictionaries, :data:`html5`,
+:data:`name2codepoint`, :data:`codepoint2name`, and :data:`entitydefs`.
+:data:`entitydefs` is used to provide the :attr:`entitydefs`
attribute of the :class:`html.parser.HTMLParser` class. The definition provided
here contains all the entities defined by XHTML 1.0 that can be handled using
simple textual substitution in the Latin-1 character set (ISO-8859-1).
+.. data:: html5
+
+ A dictionary that maps HTML5 named character references [#]_ to the
+ equivalent Unicode character(s), e.g. ``html5['gt;'] == '>'``.
+
+ .. versionadded:: 3.3
+
+
.. data:: entitydefs
A dictionary mapping XHTML 1.0 entity definitions to their replacement text in
@@ -30,3 +39,8 @@
.. data:: codepoint2name
A dictionary that maps Unicode codepoints to HTML entity names.
+
+
+.. rubric:: Footnotes
+
+.. [#] See http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/named-character-references.html
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