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Redirect to a URL with a & in it.
Jesse_Smith

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Msg#: 4239550 posted 2:05 am on Dec 7, 2010 (gmt 0)

RewriteRule ^Anything$ http-//www.youtube.com/user/ChannelName&p/u [L,R=301]

redirects to

http-//www.youtube.com/user/ChannelName%23p/u

instead of

http-//www.youtube.com/user/ChannelName&p/u

How do you redirect to a URL with an & in it?

 

g1smd

WebmasterWorld Senior Member g1smd us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 4239550 posted 8:31 am on Dec 7, 2010 (gmt 0)

As far as I know, the & is only valid as a query string delimiter and must be encoded if it appears anywhere else within a URL. That's in the HTTP specifications.

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