[aida] French characters in URLs

Janko Mivšek janko.mivsek at eranova.si
Fri Oct 19 21:54:08 CEST 2007


Nicolas,

nicolas petton wrote:

> About URLs, I tried to put french characters (like çàéèù) in urls
> (method preferedUrl), and I've got a 404 error. Of course, there is no
> problem with non-french characters, spaces, etc.

For now Aida don't support i8n URLs, so  be sure to return ASCII only 
characters by #preferedUrl. Also be careful to change all special 
characters to $- or $_ .

See the following blog about Url "slugs" for detailed instructions:

http://www.andrewingram.net/articles/readable_url_slugs/

See also: URL Encoding (or: 'What are those "%20" codes in URLs?')

http://www.blooberry.com/indexdot/html/topics/urlencoding.htm

Best regards
Janko

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Janko Mivšek
AIDA/Web
Smalltalk Web Application Server
http://www.aidaweb.si


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