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Re: How browsers display URIs with %-encoding (Opera/Firefox FAIL)

From: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2011 15:28:17 +0900
Message-ID: <4E2D0D01.4040305@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
To: Chris Weber <chris@lookout.net>
CC: public-iri@w3.org
Actually, it's both 3986 AND 3987.

Regards,   Martin.

On 2011/07/22 4:56, Chris Weber wrote:
> Correction, I meant to say "3987's treatment of the %FC"...
>
> On 7/21/2011 12:53 PM, Chris Weber wrote:
>> On 7/21/2011 12:05 PM, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
>>> The actual *problem* in Opera's treatment of Test 1 is not that it
>>> displays ~/Dürst but that, when you ctrl-click/right-click (or just
>>> click) the link in order to copy it (or follow it), then you get
>>> ~/D%FCrst instead of ~/Dürst.
>>
>> Why is that a problem? All browsers tested agree that the path for this
>> URI is "/People/D%FCrst" as literally typed and as evident by observing
>> the HTTP request. That seems to align with my understanding of RFC3986
>> and 3986's treatment of the %FC which if decoded would be illegal UTF-8.
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Chris
>>
>
>
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