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Re: Two suggestions

From: Klaus Johannes Rusch <KlausRusch@atmedia.net>
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 10:57:59 -0100
Message-ID: <3DBE77C7.77892BD4@atmedia.net>
To: www-validator@w3.org

Craig Macbride wrote:
> 1) There is no such word as "referer" in English. That being the case, it
> would be nice if you would provide a correctly named version of
> "http://validator.w3.org/check/referer". Yes, I know the history of this,
> but continuing the use of this misspelling in URLs is totally unnecessary.

One could of course argue that
<URL:http://validator.w3.org/check/referer> uses the (misspelled)
Referer header, which is not necessarily the referring URL ("the
referrer") :-)

Klaus Johannes Rusch
Received on Tuesday, 29 October 2002 06:59:51 UTC

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