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Re: xhtml 2.0 noscript

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Sun, 30 Jul 2006 03:15:06 +1000
Message-ID: <44CB979A.802@lachy.id.au>
To: magick <jasper.magick@gmail.com>
CC: www-html@w3.org

magick wrote:
> It adds a new query string to the url (site.com/page.html#top)

#top not a query string, it's a fragment identifier.  A query string is 
the part following a question mark in a URI.

> The JS method puts less strain on the server since it doesn't have to 
> send a new query to the server to find out where on the page to jump to.

Fragment identifiers don't get sent to the server and a new request for 
the page is not made when a following a link to one on the same page.

Lachlan Hunt
Received on Saturday, 29 July 2006 17:15:25 UTC

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