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Double Spaces in URI's

From: Ben Noblet <ben@lateralsystems.com.au>
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2003 11:27:06 +1100
To: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <003f01c2e764$f745ae40$0202a8c0@anakin>

Hi all,

I am new to the list, so apoligies if this has been dealt with before.
I did search the archives but couldn't find anything.

I have a situation where double spaces in a URL are being converted to a
single space.  If I have fix-uri on, then it gets converted to a single
%20.  No other options appear to make any difference at all.

I am using TidyATL and can reproduce this using TidyUI.  


<img src="/images/photo  one.jpg"/>

Becomes either

<img src="/images/photo one.jpg"/>
<img src="/images/photo%20one.jpg"/>

In both cases the link is now broken.  It appears to have exactly the
same issue with <a> tags.

Any advice appreciated.

Received on Monday, 10 March 2003 19:30:16 UTC

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