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Re: "How to Compare URIs": %xx for non-reserved characters

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Feb 2003 13:20:14 -0500
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To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>, www-tag@w3.org, "Larry Masinter" <LMM@acm.org>

At 13:30 03/02/19 +0100, Chris Lilley wrote:

>On Tuesday, February 18, 2003, 5:17:56 PM, Larry wrote:
>LM> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2003Feb/0232%2ehtml
>LM> works as well as
>LM> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2003Feb/0232.html
>Yes. This gave the same as the unescaped version, for that url, in
>HTML browsers that I tried (MSIE 6, Opera 7, Mozilla 1.1, Amaya 7.2a)
>and in XML Spy 5.3.

This is helpful, but it may not be what we are looking for.
I got the same (identical) result by using
    > telnet lists.w3.org 80

So the equivalence is maintained on the server side
(or maybe even on both sides?).

Regards,   Martin.
Received on Wednesday, 19 February 2003 13:33:49 GMT

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