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Re: [whatwg] URL standard: Query string parsing; host parsing

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2013 11:56:44 +0100
Message-ID: <CADnb78h-j65e-6roBwprq9jFwHkEu=2USi+xdLRALKEc_fRfMA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Peter Occil <poccil14@gmail.com>
Cc: WHATWG <whatwg@whatwg.org>
On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 3:12 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:
> As far as I can tell the most prominent implementations still
> implement IDNA2003. In fact, with Rebel Opera gone, all browsers do
> IDNA2003. So maybe we should standardize on that. The problem with
> standardizing on that of course is that it runs counter to registrar
> policies :-(

I've done this now: http://url.spec.whatwg.org/

Turns out it's not exactly IDNA 2003, but IDNA 2003 with the latest
version of Unicode. (Lesson: don't design your protocol around a
particular version of Unicode, implementations won't obey.)

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