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[Bug 748] & in URLs not parsed correctly with GET requests

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Date: Thu, 27 May 2004 18:27:47 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=748





------- Additional Comments From david@dorward.me.uk  2004-05-27 14:27 -------
& has special meaning in URIs, as it does in HTML. However, they should be url
encoded, not converted to HTML entities.

The correct representation of & in a URI (when not being used as a field
seperator in a query string) is %26.

Browsers convert this automatically when a form is submitted.



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