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Re: Shrinking HTML5 some more — Anne’s Weblog

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 12:48:50 +0200
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.urlpnogq64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>
On Mon, 30 Mar 2009 12:25:24 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
wrote:
> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Mon, 30 Mar 2009 12:05:07 +0200, Julian Reschke  
>> <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>>> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>>>>  LEIRIs are not a solution.
>>>
>>> Please elaborate.
>>  The reasons why LEIRIs is not a solution are:
>>    1) URL character encoding flag (affects the query component)
>
> That's a special case for HTML, and I think it should be handled over  
> there.

It affects some APIs as well (e.g. window.location). This is one the main  
reasons HTML5 has a separate URL section. If we do not want such a section  
we need to address it elsewhere.


>>   3) Potential other differences between LEIRIs and URLs
>
> And these we obviously would need to check. So which are these? (Given  
> the fact, that the specification of LEIRIs is work-in-progress)

I don't know.


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Anne van Kesteren
http://annevankesteren.nl/
Received on Monday, 30 March 2009 10:49:41 UTC

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