Re: Some thoughts on character decomposition

From: John Cowan (
Date: Mon Jun 07 1999 - 14:51:51 EDT wrote:

> That's what *supposed* to be in a URL. What I'm saying is this: if someone types
> a URL in a document, I may want to copy that URL and paste it into the address
> window of my browser. But if the author added ZWSPs to the URL to deal with line
> breaking, then I may encounter problems when I try to use the URL in my browser.

Ah, I see. IOW, a window into which URLs can be pasted should
reject non-ASCII characters, or perhaps ask if they should be

John Cowan
	You tollerday donsk?  N.  You tolkatiff scowegian?  Nn.
	You spigotty anglease?  Nnn.  You phonio saxo?  Nnnn.
		Clear all so!  'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)

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