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Re: incorrect treatment of + in URLs

From: Peter F. Patel-Schneider <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2001 15:58:45 -0400
To: hugo@w3.org
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <20010917155845P.pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Now try the link ``HTML Validity'' to check HTML Validity!

peter
 

From: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>
Subject: Re: incorrect treatment of + in URLs
Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2001 15:42:23 -0400

> * 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
> -- 
> Hugo Haas - W3C
> mailto:hugo@w3.org - http://www.w3.org/People/Hugo/ - tel:+1-617-452-2092
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