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Re: Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs) in progress

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2007 17:08:44 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
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Cc: discuss@apps.ietf.org

Najib Tounsi wrote in <www-international.w3.org>:
 
> FYI. Good News

There's a catch, compare
<http://idn.icann.org/Talk:IDNwiki#Invalid_XHTML_1.0>

Which document types actually allow "unencoded" IRIs ?
For the purpose of the IDN test wiki "atom" won't do.

As long as the W3C validator can't check URI attribute
the "good news" is a future interoperability nightmare,
<http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=4916>

 Frank (copy to the validator list)
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