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Re: "Web Address processing" (ABNF, processing proposal)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2010 21:24:53 +0100
Message-ID: <4B75B915.2090203@gmx.de>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Erik van der Poel <erikv@google.com>, "public-iri@w3.org" <public-iri@w3.org>
Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> ...
> Even setting aside the fact that it's needed in multiple places, I think 
> it would be hugely preferable for all of the required processing to be 
> defined in a single spec, rather than spread across multiple. If HTML5 
> defines some preprocessing rules after which IRIbis applies, then that 
> is considerably harder for implementors to follow and creates more 
> opportunity for error.
> ...

It appears to me that, in order to get interop for "weird" IRIs, it's 
not really relevant where things are defined, but that we have a good 
set of test cases.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 12 February 2010 20:25:36 UTC

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