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Re: Semicolon better than ampersand as the default separator

From: (wrong string) ński <1981km@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Oct 2009 19:59:47 +0200
Message-ID: <211E48E60EF746A59DFEDF74F794C722@kmPC>
To: "Mark Birbeck" <mark.birbeck@webbackplane.com>, "John Boyer" <boyerj@ca.ibm.com>
Cc: <www-forms@w3.org>
Mark, John, WG,

My concern was also that having & as the default encourages people to have lots of URIs containing & and they can also type those URIs somewhere in markup in addition to having them constructed at submission. But this default enabling authors to have no & at all in the document coupled with & support on the server indeed may be a better remedy. Thanks for your explanation, I find it more compelling than that provided in the PR.

Best regards,

Krzysztof Maczyński
Invited Expert, HTML WG
Received on Tuesday, 20 October 2009 18:00:40 GMT

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