[Pmwiki-users] funky URL doesn't appear correctly
Thu Jul 22 16:51:09 CDT 2004
On Thu, 22 Jul 2004 17:01:48 -0500, Matt Vance <mvance at pobox.com> wrote:
> I noticed that the following URL doesn't appear correctly when pasted
> into pmwiki:
> I tried it both on my own wiki and at pmwiki.org. The end of the URL
> gets cut off at the caret. I don't know if the problem is with the URL
> or with pmwiki. I just thought I'd pass along the info.
> - Matt
If you read RFC 1738 that defines URL syntax you learn that the '^'
symbol is unsafe to use in urls and should always be encoded. I'm
going to make a safe bet that PmWiki uses the RFC standard for
auto-linking urls in text.
On a sidenote Google's Gmail made the entire line a link includeing the ^.
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