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Re: Details...

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@liege.ICS.UCI.EDU>
Date: Sat, 01 Jun 1996 03:36:36 -0700
To: Ben Laurie <ben@algroup.co.uk>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Message-Id: <9606010336.aa13821@paris.ics.uci.edu>
> Section 2.2
> 
> Although it is obvious, the notation '"a".."z"' has not been defined.

That's because its obvious.  ;)

> Should tspecials include "#"?
> 
> 'qdtext         = <any TEXT except <"> and CTLs,
>                         but including LWS>'
> should read
> 
> 'qdtext         = <any TEXT except <"> and CTLs>'

Nope.  Quoted text can indeed be broken over multiple lines.
I bet it would break a few popular clients, too.


 ...Roy T. Fielding
    Department of Information & Computer Science    (fielding@ics.uci.edu)
    University of California, Irvine, CA 92717-3425    fax:+1(714)824-4056
    http://www.ics.uci.edu/~fielding/
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