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Re: Testing IRI fragment identifiers

From: Ori Idan <ori@helicontech.co.il>
Date: Sat, 3 Jan 2009 13:58:37 +0200
Message-ID: <26d57bbb0901030358k7793ae36hda1cb0ac0c56714a@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Andre Schappo" <A.Schappo@lboro.ac.uk>
Cc: www-international@w3.org
I don't understand the difference between 2 and 3.
I understand that chinese input mode does not have . and /

-- 
Ori Idan


On Sat, Jan 3, 2009 at 1:38 PM, Andre Schappo <A.Schappo@lboro.ac.uk> wrote:

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> There is also the issue of the separators / slash and  . dot in the browser
> address bar.
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> In order for the rest of my explanation to make sense I should say that I
> am using the alternate root server <http://cesidianroot.net/> for these
> tests and the consequence of that is that the China ccTLD   .中国 works
>
> (1) When I type in:  拉夫堡大学.中国/计算机科学  it works just fine because I am using
> U+002E FULL STOP and U+002F SOLIDUS/Slash
>
> (2) When I type in :  拉夫堡大学。中国/计算机科学 that also works fine because the
> browser automatically converts from U+3002 IDEOGRAPHIC FULL STOP (which is
> what I get when I type dot whilst in my Chinese Input Method) to U+002E FULL
> STOP
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> (3) When I type in:  拉夫堡大学。中国/计算机科学 it does NOT work because I am using
> U+FF0F FULLWIDTH SOLIDUS which is what I get when I type slash whilst in my
> Chinese Input Method.
>
> When typing a Chinese web address I argue that it is very important that
> one should be able to remain within a Chinese Input Method. But ... For (3)
>  I have to come out of the chinese input method to type the slash and then
> back into the chinese input method to type the pathname part
>
> So I think that the browser should automatically convert the U+FF0F
> FULLWIDTH SOLIDUS to U+002F SOLIDUS then one can remain in the chinese input
> method
>
> This issue may well occur in other languages
>
> (1)-(3) Tested using Safari, Firefox and Opera on MacOSX
>
> André Schappo
>
>
> On 15 Dec 2008, at 21:16, Richard Ishida wrote:
>
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>> Hello Leif,
>>
>> I added a couple of tests to my revised set of IDN and IRI tests, to be
>> found (unannounced as yet) at
>> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/html/test-resid-0.html
>>
>> Cheers,
>> RI
>>
>> ============
>> Richard Ishida
>> Internationalization Lead
>> W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/International/
>> http://rishida.net/
>>
>>
>>
>>  -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Leif Halvard Silli [mailto:lhs@malform.no]
>>> Sent: 12 December 2008 20:45
>>> To: Richard Ishida
>>> Cc: www-international@w3.org
>>> Subject: Testing IRI fragment identifiers
>>>
>>> *I suggest that the I18N Resource identifiers tests at *
>>>
>>> * http://www.w3.org/International/tests/sec-idn-0*
>>>
>>> *gets updated with a test of how UAs reacts to URLs which contain an IRI
>>> in the fragment part. The test URL could for example look like this:*
>>>
>>> * http://www.w3.org/International/articles/idn-and-iri/file#АБВГ<http://www.w3.org/International/articles/idn-and-iri/file#%D0%90%D0%91%D0%92%D0%93>
>>> *
>>>
>>> *In my te**sting, all current mayor brow**ser**s, except Opera,
>>> **support **IRI fragment ientifier**s in link**s**.
>>> *
>>>
>>> *I don't know the con**sideration**s of Wikipedia, but Wikipedia doe**s
>>> u**se IRI**s in it**s** page URL**s. However, in fragment identifier**s
>>> it doe**s not** (except when the fragment identifier**s are pure ASCII).*
>>> *--
>>> leif halvard **silli*
>>>
>>
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> Andre Schappo
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> Loughborough University
> Loughborough
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