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[whatwg] Web Addresses vs Legacy Extended IRI

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 23 Mar 2009 13:06:43 +0100
Message-ID: <49C77B53.7020102@gmx.de>
Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Mar 2009 12:50:46 +0100, Julian Reschke 
> <julian.reschke at gmx.de> wrote:
>> ...and other characters that are not allowed in URIs and IRIs, such as 
>> "{" and "}" (which therefore can be used as delimiters).
> 
> And keeping them invalid but requiring user agents to handle those 
> characters as part of a URL (after it has been determined what the URL 
> is for a given context) does not work because?

You are essentially proposing to change existing specifications (such as 
Atom). I just do not see the point.

If you think it's worthwhile, propose that change to the relevant 
standards body (in this case IETF Applications Area).

BR, Julian
Received on Monday, 23 March 2009 05:06:43 GMT

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