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It would simplify the api and consumption there of if all parameters that accept multiple items used a common delimiter.

We have semicolon and space that I know of so far.

Eliminating space as a delimiter is not necessary, but adding semicolon as a valid delimiter would serve to provide a consistent api and should not break existing code as semicolon is not typically a search component.

Also, regardless of whether there is a change, declaration of the delimiter on 'list of' params would be helpful.

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I would certainly like to see the semicolon be the only delimiter. – Nathan Osman Jun 14 '10 at 21:39
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Anything that's not semi-colon delimited should be considered a bug.

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good. see stackapps.com/questions/711/… for a few bugs – Sky Sanders Jun 15 '10 at 8:58
    
is this going to be fixed? – jjnguy Jun 15 '10 at 22:25

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