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Re: Standardizing on IDNA 2003 in the URL Standard

From: Gervase Markham <gerv@mozilla.org>
Date: Thu, 22 Aug 2013 09:34:48 +0100
Message-ID: <5215CD28.8010303@mozilla.org>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: Mark Davis ☕ <mark@macchiato.com>, Shawn Steele <Shawn.Steele@microsoft.com>, IDNA update work <idna-update@alvestrand.no>, "PUBLIC-IRI@W3.ORG" <public-iri@w3.org>, "uri@w3.org" <uri@w3.org>, John C Klensin <klensin@jck.com>, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter@stpeter.im>, Marcos Sanz <sanz@denic.de>, Vint Cerf <vint@google.com>, "www-tag.w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>
On 21/08/13 16:45, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> I doubt that would be true for subdomains. E.g. I know people using
> http://☺.example.com/ as domain (forgot whether that particular code
> point is excluded, but you get the idea).

Shame for them. The writing has been on the wall here for long enough
that they should not be at all surprised when this stops working.

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