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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 10:14:14 +0200
Message-ID: <4A1F9956.7070204@gmx.de>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> 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.

- whether forms can emit it or not is orthogonal to whether servers 
accept it

- that being said, it would be nice if forms could be made to emit them

> ...

BR, Julian
Received on Friday, 29 May 2009 08:14:57 UTC

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