On Fri, 2020-06-12 at 03:46 +0200, Giuseppe G. A. Celano wrote: > Hi, > > I would like to print a comment containing only a dash (i.e., <!----- > >) , but this is not allowed.
This is not permitted in XML; it's a syntax error. A - in a comment must be followed by a character that is not a hyphen. You can do, <!--- --> or <!-- - --> but not <!-----> There are no tricks or workarounds, it's illegal. Liam https://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#sec-comments -- Liam Quin, https://www.delightfulcomputing.com/ Available for XML/Document/Information Architecture/XSLT/ XSL/XQuery/Web/Text Processing/A11Y training, work & consulting. Barefoot Web-slave, antique illustrations: http://www.fromoldbooks.org