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Re: Invalid Character sets in Search String Arguements

From: Matthew Smith <matt@kbc.net.au>
Date: Mon, 01 Sep 2003 13:22:23 +0930
Message-ID: <3F52C277.3020809@kbc.net.au>
To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Geoff Deering wrote:
> Is there any solution to trying to validate a web page that has arguments in
> it, for either links or searches?
> 
> Ie
> 
> '/Search.asp?SearchAdvanced=yes&NewSearch=yes&BasicSearch='

I do it all the time as the majority of what I develop is produced
on-the-fly.

What is the actual problem that you are experiencing?  Some applications
may not like the fact that you are using the ampersand as a separator -
try semicolons instead.

Cheers

M

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Matthew Smith
Kadina Business Consultancy
South Australia
http://www.kbc.net.au
Received on Sunday, 31 August 2003 23:52:32 GMT

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