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HTTP 1.0&1.1 URL safe characters conflict with HTML?

From: David W. Morris <dwm@shell.portal.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Feb 1996 11:43:37 -0800 (PST)
To: http working group <http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Message-Id: <Pine.SUN.3.90.960208113949.16026E-100000@jobe.shell.portal.com>
Reviewing not quite current HTTP 1.0 and 1.1 drafts I noticed that the 
plus sign (+) character is included as a safe character.

This would seem to be in conflict with current practice and the HTML
RFC where the + is part of the url encoding scheme to represent blanks.

Dave Morris
Received on Thursday, 8 February 1996 11:47:44 UTC

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