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bug#6252: Emacs does not implement URL (aka "percent") decoding correctl
Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen
bug#6252: Emacs does not implement URL (aka "percent") decoding correctly.
Thu, 22 Sep 2011 09:38:31 +0200
Gnus/5.110018 (No Gnus v0.18) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)
José A. Romero L. <address@hidden> writes:
> in short, there seems to be currently no way to perform the opposite
> of url-hexify-string for UTF-8 encoded strings:
> (url-unhex-string (url-hexify-string "ä"))
> => "Ã¤"
`url-unhex-string' can't know what encoding the %xx-encoding is in, can
it? The local part of an URL can use a different encoding, I think.
But is that the test case for the bug? I thought somebody had problems
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