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Re: Tests for Encoding spec

From: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Wed, 21 Oct 2015 13:48:15 +0900
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>, Jungshik SHIN (신정식) <jshin1987+w3@gmail.com>
CC: www International <www-international@w3.org>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Message-ID: <5627190F.6080608@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
On 2015/10/19 21:03, Richard Ishida wrote:

> The test I use adds characters to an href attribute via scripting. It
> then tests the href attribute value for percent encoded escapes
> corresponding to the character being tested.  It's certainly problematic
> in that Edge doesn't store the characters as percent escapes (i don't
> know if there's a switch to enable that).

For these kinds of tests, it seems problematic. However, fundamentally, 
it is the right thing to do. Converting to percent escapes is a loss of 
information, which should be delayed as much as possible.

Regards,   Martin.
Received on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 04:48:56 UTC

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