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Double %-encoding in "respond to this messages" from mailing-list archives.

From: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2012 14:33:42 +0200
Message-ID: <50605326.2050800@exyr.org>
To: site-comments@w3.org

The mailing-list archives have a mailto: link marked "respond to this 
messages" with the suitable In-Reply-To and References headers so that a 
reply can be properly threaded, even when the author did not have the 
original message in their email client.

See for example at the bottom near "Mail actions":

The feature is great, except it does not quite work. There is some 
double %-encoding going on, and References: <_foo_> is encoded as 
References=%253C_foo_%253E instead of References=%3C_foo_%3E, and thus 
decoded as References: %3C_foo_%3E

Please let me know if I can help further with fixing this.

Simon Sapin
Received on Tuesday, 25 September 2012 05:24:35 UTC

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