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Re: html, http, urls and internationalisation

From: Nickolay Saukh <nms@nns.ru>
Date: Wed, 31 Jan 1996 13:06:32 +0300
To: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Cc: pjc@trusted.com, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <21988.823082792@Alyona.office.nns.ru>
> If you want to stick extra decorations around your locator that isn't
> part of the URL, do it inside POST data and don't use METHOD=GET. If
> you want to stick it in the URL itself, it has to be in the URL
> itself. Sticking the information anywhere else completely obliterates
> any of the reasons for using GET instead of POST.

What about Simple-Request syntax? There is no place for extra headers.
There is no place for entity-body.
Why do you think, that charset belongs to URL? At least for HTTP.
Received on Wednesday, 31 January 1996 15:13:45 EST

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