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Re: Validation (now) fails for URL with plus signs ('+') in path

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: Tue, 3 Apr 2007 22:05:33 +0300
To: info@arterigere.it
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <200704032205.34728.ville.skytta@iki.fi>

On Tuesday 03 April 2007, Edizioni Arterigere wrote:
> Validating a page with plus signs in the URL the validator now fails
> with the following error:
> Software error:
> Nested quantifiers in regex; marked by <-- HERE in
> m/^/check?uri=http://www.arterigere.it/libri/01_collana_++ <-- HERE
> La_Memoria++/Non_era_un_uomo_qualunque/index.php/ at (eval 8) line 14.

It's a CGI.pm bug for which there are workarounds implemented and scheduled 
for the next validator update.  More info: 
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=4365
Received on Tuesday, 3 April 2007 19:05:53 GMT

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