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

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 29 May 2009 10:10:21 +0200
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.uuombjpd64w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook.local>
On Fri, 29 May 2009 08:26:20 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
wrote:
> 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.

";" is not a realistic replacement as long as <form> does not emit it.

(I'm ambivalent as to whether unescaped ampersands in href attributes have  
to be conforming.)


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Received on Friday, 29 May 2009 08:11:03 GMT

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