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Re: a few URI/href issues captured with test cases

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 21 May 2009 14:09:51 -0500
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org
Message-Id: <1242932991.5995.81767.camel@pav.lan>
On Thu, 2009-05-21 at 19:05 +0200, Julian Reschke wrote:
[...]
> 1) non-IRI characters found in the query part are encoded using the 
> document's character encoding, then percent-escaped (*)
> 
> 2) all other non-IRI characters (such as space) are encoded using UTF-8, 
> then percent-escaped
> 
> Or, if we use LEIRIs as foundation instead 
> (<http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-duerst-iri-bis-04#section-7>), we end 
> up with a *single* rule:
> 
> 1') non-IRI characters found in the query part are encoded using the 
> document's character set, then percent-escaped (*)
> 
> Why does it need to be complex than that?

good question. I'll try to head that direction and see what
happens...

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