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Re: [whatwg] Stripping newlines from URI attributes (fwd)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2009 13:05:04 +0200
Message-ID: <4A7AB8E0.7070602@gmx.de>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: Erik van der Poel <erikv@google.com>, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, Larry Masinter <masinter@adobe.com>, public-iri@w3.org, public-html@w3.org
Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Thu, 06 Aug 2009 08:18:42 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>>> ...
>>>> By the way, what does this WG intend to do about characters where the
>>>> browsers don't all behave the same way? The browsers are quite
>>>> consistent about TAB/CR/LF, but IE, Safari, Chrome and Opera convert \
>>>> to / in the host and path parts of the URI, while Firefox doesn't.
>>>  The draft that was part of HTML 5 said to replace \ with /. I have not  
>>> checked whether Larry changed this.
>>> ...
>> So if that mapping is not required for interop in UAs, why require it  
>> then?
> I think it is required.

I thought Firefox doesn't do it?

BR, Julian
Received on Thursday, 6 August 2009 11:05:48 GMT

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