Re: URI and escape mechanism

On Wed, 10 Jul 2002, Karl Dubost wrote:

> Question:
> If we escape "&" only the validator will be fine... but the RFC seems
> to say you have to escape also the "/"


The validator is validating markup.  The fact that "/" is reserved
in URI (perfectly legal, but reserved) has no bearing on the
validity of the HTML.

Nick Kew

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Received on Wednesday, 10 July 2002 19:47:45 UTC