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Re: ISSUE-98: open(): requesting a URI with a fragment identifier

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sun, 29 Oct 2006 15:57:31 +0100
To: Joao Eiras <joao.eiras@gmail.com>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-id: <op.th6uh5qg64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Sun, 29 Oct 2006 15:53:44 +0100, Joao Eiras <joao.eiras@gmail.com>  
> What happens if there's a base element pointing to  
> http://www.example.com/ ?
> Note: rfc 1808 clearly states that fragment identifier are ALWAYS  
> resolved within the same document, and therefore base/@href must be  
> disregarded.
> For me, Gecko's behaviour could be considered a bug.. no ?
> Anyway, requesting a url with a fragment identifier, should be the same  
> as requesting the current document.

I think you didn't get the test. Resource A made the request to resource  
B, as follows:

  client.open(..., "B#foo", ...)

this is not a same document issue at all. (There are issues with same  
document references, but they are separate.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Sunday, 29 October 2006 14:58:02 UTC

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