Proxy service urlencode needed?

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asked Apr 24, 2019 in Question / help by Gavin Adams


In the details for the proxy service, there is this documentation:

"Note that the address of the remote document is specified as a parameter, so it is not necessary to URL encode the URL."

When trying to pass a GitHub raw URL, it works fine if there is no encoding, or it is fully encoded. However, partial encoding such as a space character doesn't work as the value for the src parameter. For instance:

No space, copy/paste URL from browser (works):

Space, copy/paste URL from browser (does not work):

Space, urlencode URL from browser (works):

Is there a way to pass the URL with just spaces encoded, or is it an "all or nothing" requirement? Either way is good, just want to ensure I'm following best practices.

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