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validator.nu claims CONTROL_CHARACTER in QUERY from cvsweb?

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 14 Aug 2008 09:41:53 -0500
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Cc: www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1218724913.6785.776.camel@pav.lan>

For no particular reason, I checked this page with validator.nu:

One of the diagnostics I got baffled me:

Error: Bad value testsuite.php?rev=1.2&stWWW/w3c_home$
--d��content-type=text/x-cvsweb-markup for attribute href on element a:

>From line 37, column 17; to line 37, column 85


Syntax of IRI reference:
        Any URL. For example: /hello, #canvas, or http://example.org/.

huh? The string "w3c_home$" doesn't occur in the source of the page.
Nor does "stWWW". What's going on here?

Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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