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Re: [VE][25] Error Message Feedback

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2004 00:25:45 +0100
To: Menny Rachmanny <mrahmany@zahav.net.il>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1096759543.8897.2.camel@cyberman>

On Sat, 2004-10-02 at 20:12, Menny Rachmanny wrote:
> Line 15, column 58: general entity "page" not defined and no default
> entity

> I think this is bug, because the http get variables use the ampersand
> and should be written that way. 

It is not a bug. A URL written in HTML is no different from any other
text written in HTML - ampersands must be encoded.

The HTML specification goes so far as to state this explicitly:
<http://w3.org/TR/html4/appendix/notes.html#h-B.2.2>
 
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David Dorward       <http://blog.dorward.me.uk/>   <http://dorward.me.uk/>
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