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Re: Repurposing the Hash Sign for the New Web comments

From: ashok malhotra <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
Date: Thu, 19 May 2011 11:06:00 -0700
Message-ID: <4DD55C08.8070105@oracle.com>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
CC: Karl Dubost <karld@opera.com>, Syd Lawrence <sydlawrence@googlemail.com>, Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>, "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>
Yes, you need JS to create the URIs to identify the state.  However, once the URI
is created it can be sent to and will work with browsers that do not support JS.
In addition, the newly created URIs can be tracked by Google search engines and
web crawlers.
All the best, Ashok

On 5/19/2011 1:28 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:
> On 2011-05-18 23:34, Karl Dubost wrote:
>>
>> Le 18 mai 2011 à 17:24, Syd Lawrence a écrit :
>>> I am not sure why there is the need for this. What does the #! give you that the history API doesn't?
>>
>> Does history API work without JS?
>
> The alternative which is being discussed requires JS as well, right?
>
> Best regards, Julian
>
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