Last modified: 2010-05-15 15:33:22 UTC
Urls such as
http://www.privacyinternational.org/article.shtml?cmd=x-347-65428 do not
My though is that they would need to be escaped in an easy manner. One possible
way would be to use quotes for this. Basically tell the renderer to ignore any [
or ] from " to a close ".
A couple quick notes for reference: [ and ] are not legal URL characters, so _must_ be escaped per RFC 2396 2.4.3.
We're lax in what we accept, though, so if it's not ambiguous we could take them and do the escaping ourselves.
However [ and ] are special syntax characters to the wiki, used as delimiters for URL and wiki links, so it needs to be done quite carefully if done at
It would be a lot nicer if non-RFC-compliant URL's didn't exist.
Tentatively marking as a dupe of bug 343, based on Brion's comment re the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 343 ***