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Re: [whatwg] Question about document.referrer (and document.URL, document.location.href) when IDN domains are in use

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:50:05 -0400
Message-ID: <51E04FDD.2080702@mit.edu>
To: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Cc: whatwg <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>
On 7/12/13 2:40 PM, Adam Barth wrote:
> Why not change Firefox to use punycode in window.location?

If nothing else because that seems user-hostile (both to web developers 
examining location values and users who are shown document.URL or 
location.href in web pages).

-Boris
Received on Friday, 12 July 2013 18:50:33 UTC

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