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Re: bug, or "feature"?

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Dec 1995 20:40:49 PST
To: sjk@amazon.com
Cc: www-talk@w3.org
Message-Id: <95Dec29.204102pst.2733@golden.parc.xerox.com>
> I've just discovered that with some popular browsers, including the
> latest from Netscape, if you do a GET on a URL with a fragment (an
> anchor, a "#something" on the end), and the server issues a redirect
> (302) so that a different document is fetched, then the browser will
> NOT seek to the anchor to the ultimately viewed document -- you end up
> staring at the beginning of the page.

I think it's a bug. I suppose this should be clarified in the next
revision of the URL documents.
Received on Friday, 29 December 1995 23:42:02 UTC

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