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From André Malo ...@perlig.de>
Subject Re: svn commit: r573831
Date Mon, 22 Oct 2007 22:22:56 GMT
* Nick Kew wrote:

> > The main difference is this escaping of ' ' to '+'. The reason for
> > this is that while ' ' gets encoded as %20 in paths, it gets encoded
> > as '+' in query strings (afaik for historic reasons). Therefore,
> > languages which interpret the query string (like PHP) might get
> > confused if they receive a %20 in the query string (or at least that
> > was my concern).
>
> That sounds plausible, but I'm not sure.  Anyone else?

Nah. Everyone just takes %hh and turns it into an octet. The special 
handling takes place for the + sign only, on both sides.
In fact, every script must be prepared to get a %20 from the client, as 
well.

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