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Re: html, http, urls and internationalisation

From: Nickolay Saukh <nms@nns.ru>
Date: Wed, 31 Jan 1996 12:18:19 +0300
To: Peter J Churchyard <pjc@trusted.com>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <16110.823079899@Alyona.office.nns.ru>
> A simple way to view it is that a URI is an opaque string that is NOT
> designed to be human readable. The text between the start and end of
> an anchor IS designed to be human readable. 

Not that simple because query string in URL. My proposal to have
something like

	GET /script?query HTTP/1.1 charset=iso-8859-5

Lack of last positional parameter falls to default iso-8859-1.
Received on Wednesday, 31 January 1996 15:13:26 EST

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