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From "Stefan Grroschupf (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Created: (NUTCH-18) Windows servers include illegal characters in URLs
Date Sat, 26 Mar 2005 14:33:19 GMT
Windows servers include illegal characters in URLs
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         Key: NUTCH-18
         URL: http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/NUTCH-18
     Project: Nutch
        Type: Bug
  Components: fetcher  
    Reporter: Stefan Grroschupf
    Priority: Minor


Transfered from:
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1110243&group_id=59548&atid=491356
submitted by:
Ken Meltsner

While spidering our intranet, I found that IIS may include 
illegal characters in URLs -- specifically, characters with 
the high bit set to produce non-English letters. In 
addition, both Firefox and IE will accept URLs with high-
bit characters, but Java won't.

While this may not be Nutch's (or Java's) fault, it would 
help if high-bit characters (and other illegal characters) 
in URLs could be escaped (using percent-hex notation) 
as part of the URL fix-up process, probably right after 
the hostname lower-case conversion.

Example document name in Portuguese(with high-bit 
characters) taken from a longer URL:

Nota%20tecnica%20-%20Alteração%20de%
20escopo.doc

and with percent-escaped characters:

Nota%20tecnica%20-%20Altera%e7%e3o%20de%
20escopo.doc


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