Thanks for letting us know about this John, i've let the team know so they can fix it.
Best, Matt On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 2:29 AM, John <j...@wordie.org> wrote: > Hello, > > When I try and populate a Tweet button link with a data-url attribute > of the form: > http://www.wordnik.com/thesaurus/hen#w1=bird&w2=fowl > > I get the message: > "'url' parameter does not contain a valid URL." > > I first thought I needed to escape the ampersand, but after trying > every conceivable way of doing that, I instead replaced the # with > a ?, and it works fine. So it seems ampersands are only a problem when > there is no ?. > > This strikes me as a bug -- the url above is valid (it's using the > onhashchange event to save state). > > Is this a known issue, or is there a workaround for it, or am I > missing something here? > > Best, > John > > -- > Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc > API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi > Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list > Change your membership to this group: > http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk?hl=en > -- Matt Harris Developer Advocate, Twitter http://twitter.com/themattharris -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk?hl=en