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Re: location uri, ucs and the http scheme definition.

From: Robert Collins <robertc@robertcollins.net>
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2005 01:23:27 +0000
To: "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1124760173.31081.31.camel@localhost.localdomain>
On Mon, 2005-08-22 at 10:03 -0500, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> .. 
> > I'd be happy with a HTTP/1.1 errata that updates the http:// scheme to
> > declare it as utf8 before the escape encoding is done.

> You cannot change the declaration.  The best thing that can be done
> within the HTTP/1.1 errata is to note that utf8 is one accepted and
> common mapping, and suggest it as a preferred presentation format.

So - a note that that utf8 is an accepted and common mapping would be a
good improvement over the current unguided situation.

Ack on the roundtripping and opaqueness - that is the base levels uris
work from.


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