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Re: how browsers transform URLs

From: Mike Brown <mike@skew.org>
Date: Thu, 26 Nov 2009 01:52:58 -0700 (MST)
Message-Id: <200911260852.nAQ8qwEb096203@chilled.skew.org>
To: Erik van der Poel <erikv@google.com>
CC: uri@w3.org
Erik van der Poel wrote:
> I'm not sure what you mean by "I was surprised that IE simply ignores
> a lone "%" and that it passes through control characters in query
> strings." Are you talking about a lone % in the path part of the URL?
> (In the query part, most of the browsers simply allow a lone %.)

Right... I originally had "in the path" after "lone '%'" :)
Received on Thursday, 26 November 2009 08:53:32 UTC

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