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Re: Repurposing the Hash Sign for the New Web comments

From: ashok malhotra <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
Date: Mon, 16 May 2011 06:48:30 -0700
Message-ID: <4DD12B2E.2090807@oracle.com>
To: Syd Lawrence <sydlawrence@googlemail.com>
CC: www-tag@w3.org
Are you getting #! URis from Gawker that don't work?
Seems to indicate that the client is not interpreting the #! correctly.
Do you, by any chance, have JavaScript turned off?
Of course, this may be a bug on the Gawker website!
All the best, Ashok

On 5/13/2011 5:41 AM, Syd Lawrence wrote:
> Personally I dont understand the need to add #! as part of some kind of spec. It is fundamentally broken. The amount of times someone sends me a link to a gawker site and I get redirected to their home page.
> Surely this is exactly what the History API is for?
> Or am I missing something?
> Syd
Received on Monday, 16 May 2011 13:50:53 UTC

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