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[Bug 15115] New: Dear Sirs, How much more useful useful the <base href=""> tag would be if it could be nested. Full URLs would be unaffected, but partial paths could be concatenated. Could not a whole site then be rebased by changing the <base href="" for just the home pa

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Date: Thu, 08 Dec 2011 16:54:20 +0000
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-15115-2495@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>
https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=15115

           Summary: Dear Sirs, How much more useful useful the <base
                    href=""> tag would be if it could be nested. Full URLs
                    would be unaffected, but partial paths could be
                    concatenated. Could not a whole site then be rebased
                    by changing the <base href="" for just the home pa
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: Other
               URL: http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#top
        OS/Version: other
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P3
         Component: HTML5 spec (editor: Ian Hickson)
        AssignedTo: ian@hixie.ch
        ReportedBy: contributor@whatwg.org
         QAContact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org, public-html-wg-issue-tracking@w3.org,
                    public-html@w3.org


Specification: http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html
Multipage: http://www.whatwg.org/C#top
Complete: http://www.whatwg.org/c#top

Comment:
Dear Sirs,

How much more useful useful the <base href=""> tag would be if it could be
nested. Full URLs would be unaffected, but partial paths could be
concatenated. Could not a whole site then be rebased by changing the <base
href="" for just the home page?

Kind Regards

Ian Pedley ian@ctpp.co.uk


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