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Re: [Bug 6670] Allow unescaped &s, at least in attributes that accept URLs

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 29 May 2009 08:26:20 +0200
Message-ID: <4A1F800C.8070509@gmx.de>
To: public-html@w3.org
bugzilla@wiggum.w3.org wrote:
> http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=6670
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> Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:
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>            What    |Removed                     |Added
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>              Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
>          Resolution|                            |FIXED
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> --- Comment #4 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>  2009-05-29 00:15:51 ---
> I've tried to do this. The spec text for this is highly unintuitive, but I hope
> it matches practical intuition more than the previous text. I'm not compeltely
> convinced that this is a good idea, so let me know if you think this should be
> changed back.

If this mean that it's not conforming: -1!

There are better ways to achieve shorter href attributes, such as using 
";" instead of "&" as query parameter delimiter.

BR, Julian
Received on Friday, 29 May 2009 06:27:11 GMT

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