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Re: [css2.1] IRIs

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2005 15:39:54 +0100
Message-ID: <423EDCBA.7000607@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
CC: W3C CSS List <www-style@w3.org>

Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
>   @charset "iso-8859-1";
>   element { background-image: url(Bjo\000308rn) }
> would yield in a request for Bj%C3%B6rn rather than Bjo%CC%88rn. Many
> implementations do the former so adopting a requirement for IRI support
> might hinder us to exit CR.

Actually, most implementations, including Firefox and at least recent 
versions of Opera, have options to set URI handling to UTF-8, which 
would result in the correct URI being loaded.

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 21 March 2005 14:40:05 UTC

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