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Re: W3C validator - BUG

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Fri, 12 Mar 2004 16:39:51 +0000
Message-ID: <4051E7D7.9050601@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Herbert Rosenau <hr@dv-rosenau.de>
Cc: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>, www-validator@w3.org

Herbert Rosenau wrote:

[long snip]

> Nowhere in the description of the keywords
> a
> link
> the description of an url
> forbids the usage of any of the letters a-zA-Z in any combination to 
> build an parameter for an CGI script.

You really do seem to be missing the point; earlier respondents have
not suggested that your parameter list may not have any of the above;
they have tried to point out that your mistake is in believing that
you can use an unescaped ampersand to separate your parameters.  In


the problem lies solely with the unescaped ampersand; re-write
the above as


and all will be well.

Philip Taylor, RHBNC
Received on Friday, 12 March 2004 11:41:35 UTC

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