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[whatwg] Proposal for improved handling of '#' inside of data URIs

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sat, 10 Sep 2011 20:34:18 -0400
Message-ID: <4E6C020A.3080408@mit.edu>
On 9/10/11 7:53 PM, Nils Dagsson Moskopp wrote:
> Is fragment use in data URIs possible at all?

Possible, and desirable; otherwise SVG data: URIs are pretty much useless.

> The last point ? interoperability ? is satisfied by any widely
> implemented outcome. The first point ? author expectations ? I
> question. So, how often does this occur?

Having a '#' in the document being encoded in a data: URI?  Pretty much 
any time the document includes any CSS (colors) or SVG (paint servers 
and the like).

-Boris
Received on Saturday, 10 September 2011 17:34:18 UTC

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