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Re: Content-Location as Base URI

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2007 11:20:03 +0100
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.t236zpdl64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 10 Dec 2007 09:41:38 +0100, L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>  
> It's about Apache serving a content-negotiated document at a URL of
> the form http://example.com/doc .  For browsers supporting XHTML, it
> serves doc.xhtml; for other browsers, it serves an equivalent
> doc.html.  The document contains links to anchors within itself
> (e.g., <a href="#intro">Introduction</a>); links in the document are
> relative to Content-Location.  Thus, clicking one of those links
> takes the browser to http://example.com/doc.xhtml#intro, which is
> not a URL intended to be linked to or exchanged.

That is actually bug https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=275689  
although there's no real conclusion there either it seems.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 10 December 2007 10:19:05 UTC

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