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Re: Redirection

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2003 06:48:15 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200311120648.hAC6mFl00511@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> David, may I just point out - if it wasn't clear from my message before - that
> the page with news.php?id=201 is actually never "exposed" to the user.
> By virtue of the rewrite rule, all the user sees is the "proper" URL, not the one
> with the GET query string.

I understood that (although the ? form is never a GET string, which the
user would see, it's purely local to the server).  My point was that you
do not need rewriting rules to achieve on the fly pages that look like
static pages; the capability has been in Unix servers from the beginning
of CGI.
Received on Wednesday, 12 November 2003 01:48:16 UTC

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