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Re: Content-Disposition next steps

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 02 Dec 2010 10:54:31 +0100
Message-ID: <4CF76CD7.1060203@gmx.de>
To: Adam Barth <ietf@adambarth.com>
CC: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 01.12.2010 23:47, Julian Reschke wrote:
> ...
> That would mean disallowing to send "%" or "%hh" (where h is HEXDIG) in
> a filename. We can *warn* that some UAs misinterpret this, but unless we
> can recommend something else, that's not really helpful ("something
> else" would be RFC 5987 encoding, but Safari and IE do not understand
> that).
> ...

Related to this: I realized yesterday that we don't have a test case for 
that. Now we do:


Sadly, this fails with Chrome 9, which apparently post-processes the 
result of RFC5987-decoding in an undesirable way.

I believe this should be fixed before Chrome 9 ships, see


Best regards, Julian
Received on Thursday, 2 December 2010 09:55:18 UTC

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