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RE: No specification for querystrings and fragment identifiers

From: Piers Williams <PiersW@zinc.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 23 Nov 1999 19:29:35 -0000
Message-ID: <0770EFD2075AD211B66C00A0C9E4E24B4EE9BE@ZINCEMAIL>
To: www-html@w3.org

what to do when you have a fragment identifier AND a 
> querystring.  For
> example, which would be correct?:
> 1) mypage.asp?myvar=value#myfragment
> 2) mypage.asp#myfragment?myvar=value

IMHO the first makes more sence (and it's what O'Reilly quote in their
JavaScript books). The fragment should follow the full url (including the
search criteria) as it's of greater specificity (ie the uri codes the
script, the search string codes which of the availiable script outputs is
produced, and the fragment identifies a location within the generated page)

But presumably there _must_ somewhere be a defininition (which i was
fruitlessly looking for just last week)
Received on Tuesday, 23 November 1999 14:29:19 UTC

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