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Re: incorrect treatment of + in URLs

From: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2001 15:42:23 -0400
To: "Peter F. Patel-Schneider" <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010917154223.N25391@jibboom.w3.org>
* Peter F. Patel-Schneider <pfps@research.bell-labs.com> [2001-09-17 14:40-0400]
> When I try to check HTML Validity after checking link validity (at
> http://validator.w3.org/checklink) I get a 404 Not found error.  This is
> probably due to incorrect treatment of a + character in the URL as the
> returned page has a mangled version of the URL
[..]
> I encountered the error when trying to check
> 
>   http://www-db.research.bell-labs.com/user/pfps/daml/daml+oil-reference.html

It just worked for me, using version 2.84 of the link checker[1], and
it gave me a valid report[2].

Regards,

Hugo

  1. http://validator.w3.org/checklink
  2. http://validator.w3.org/checklink?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww-db.research.bell-labs.com%2Fuser%2Fpfps%2Fdaml%2Fdaml%2Boil-reference.html&depth=&submit=Check
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