[whatwg] Proposal for improved handling of '#' inside of data URIs

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Oct 8 16:50:29 PDT 2012

On Sat, 10 Sep 2011, Daniel Holbert wrote:
> I'm writing with a proposal to improve the handling of "#" in data URIs. 
> I'm particularly looking for feedback from other browser vendors, but of 
> course feedback from others is welcome as well. [...]

Anne has since tried to respec URL parsing in detail, with the work in 
progress being here:


I recommend checking that spec to see if it does what you want, and if 
not, working with Anne to see if it can be adjusted accordingly or if 
something else needs to happen.

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