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Question 3: Should we ignore casing ?

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From: Lee dB.
Date: Wed 15th Apr, 7:40pm


"Christopher McDonald" <ch*i*.*c*o*a*[email protected]*a*e*u*a*> wrote:

> "Jordan Makins" <21*1*6*[email protected]*u*e*t*u*a*e*u*a*> wrote:
> > Good Morning Chris,
> > 
> > I am having trouble loading the clarifications page.
> The document is still there, unmoved, at:
>   https://teaching.csse.uwa.edu.au/units/CITS4407/assignments/assignment1-clarifications.php
> (just using http: not https: )
> ____
> I suspect that you're using Safari on a Mac, which has a relatively new (annoying) feature, to map 
> http: URLs to https: if the original URL was loaded from a webpage using https:
> In our case, the help fora are served from URLs such as  https://secure.csse...
> but any URLs, such as https://teaching.csse..., are mapped/redirected by your browser to something that 
> doesn't exist.
> There seems no simple fix to this, other than deleting all your website private data (cookie), but 
> don't.
>   https://discussions.apple.com/thread/7217573?searchText=Safari%20Redirects%20to%20HTTPS
> Try it with Firefox; notice that the problem does not occur.
> I have asked ITS for a website certificate for teaching.csse...,
> but it is the weekend.

Hi Chris,

Just letting you know that I'm having issues with these links using Firefox on Linux - they're all pointing to https://. Interestingly, the quoted text above includes the link to the https URL, which presumably is generated server-side?

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├─ original   Sat 11th Apr, 4:27am, Yit C.
├─ reply 1   Sat 11th Apr, 5:39am, Christopher M.
├─ reply 2   Tue 14th Apr, 6:38am, Jordan M.
├─ reply 3   Tue 14th Apr, 7:51am, Christopher M.
└─ THIS   Wed 15th Apr, 7:40pm, Lee dB.
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