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[whatwg] URL: query encoding

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2012 16:23:53 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78hiiFPmB3FHAV3_rcpog72Uxs7GadV6T8PmsydQGDzZ9Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: WHATWG <whatwg@whatwg.org>
Currently encoding the query component of a URL using the document's
encoding affects all URLs with a "relative scheme" (http/ws/file/...).
Should we restrict this to http/https/file so new schemes such as
ws/wss and others will not be affected by this weird legacy quirk? Is
that something implementors would consider following?

The parsing section of http://url.spec.whatwg.org/ has this as an open
issue for now.


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