Forum: Ruby on Rails js.erb ERROR invalid XML character

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D794db60cd0285beb1c6b1a6a6addfc3?d=identicon&s=25 da991319 (Guest)
on 2009-01-20 15:15
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Good morning,

i am trying to write a js.erb.

 <% if current_user.login == "admin" %>
      var hide = false;
    <% else %>
      var hide = true;
    <% end %>


 <% escape_javascript(if current_user.login == "admin") %>
      var hide = false;
    <% escape_javascript(else) %>
      var hide = true;
    <% escape_javascript(end) %>

but every time I got an error in firebug: "invalid XML character".

Can't we just embended ruby in a javascript file?

Thank you
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