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Re: Are IDNs allowed in http IRIs?

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Mar 2004 12:07:46 -0800
Message-Id: <BF45647C-81BC-11D8-A66F-000A95A51C9E@textuality.com>
Cc: uri@w3.org, public-iri@w3.org
To: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
On Mar 29, 2004, at 11:43 AM, Martin Duerst wrote:

>>  Many (most?) browsers today will not resolve
>> http://%E7%8C%AB%E3%81%AB%E5%B0%8F%E5%88%A4.nicemice.net/ because
>> they don't handle percent-encoding in the host component, because
>> it's not valid according to the current http: URI spec.
>
> Opera 7.2 resolves this. My personal version of Amaya
> (compiling with the 'IDN' branch of libwww) resolves this.

Safari does too. This is the first time I've seen kanji in the 
address-bar, cool! -Tim


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