r5505 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/genlib introduction/welcome

Nathan Coulson conathan at gmail.com
Mon Jan 2 18:48:49 PST 2006


On 12/30/05, Alexander E. Patrakov <alexander at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> Andrew Benton wrote:
> > Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> http://räksmörgås.josefßon.org/
> >>
> >
> > Interesting. That link renders correctly in Thunderbird and works if I
> > copy and paste it into Firefoxs address bar, but if I just click on the
> > link the address gets mangled and Firefox comes up with an error.
> >
> >> Firefox can't find the server at
> >> r%c3%a4ksm%c3%b6rg%c3%a5s.josef%c3%9fon.org
>
> Valid bug. Not LFS-specific. Probably can't fix :(

I believe I read that firefox mangles international font characters in
the address bar to protect against fake url's...

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