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Re: NEW ISSUE: references to RFC1700

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Wed, 29 Nov 2006 16:49:56 -0800
Message-Id: <E567B272-DEE4-4FDE-BA1B-F96D80EB3686@mnot.net>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>

Added: http://www.w3.org/Protocols/HTTP/1.1/rfc2616bis/issues/#i46


On 2006/11/12, at 4:43 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:

>
> Hi.
>
> RFC1700 ("ASSIGNED NUMBERS") has been obsoleted by RFC3232  
> ("Assigned Numbers: RFC 1700 is Replaced by an On-line Database").
>
> draft-gettys-http-v11-spec-rev-00 (<http://tools.ietf.org/html/ 
> draft-gettys-http-v11-spec-rev-00>) just updates the reference,  
> which I think is a bug.
>
> In fact, RFC2616 refers to RCF1700
>
> (1) for the definition of the default TCP port (<http://www.w3.org/ 
> Protocols/HTTP/1.1/rfc2616bis/draft-lafon- 
> rfc2616bis-01.html#rfc.section.1.4.p.11>), (2) for a reference to  
> the character set registry (<http://www.w3.org/Protocols/HTTP/1.1/ 
> rfc2616bis/draft-lafon-rfc2616bis-01.html#rfc.section.3.4>)  and
> (3) for a reference to the media type registry (<http://www.w3.org/ 
> Protocols/HTTP/1.1/rfc2616bis/draft-lafon- 
> rfc2616bis-01.html#rfc.section.3.7>).
>
> I propose to remove the reference, and to make the following changes:
>
> (1) Replace reference with in-lined URL of the IANA port registry  
> (ironically, <http://www.iana.org/> is down while I write this so I  
> don't have the URL .-),
>
> (2) Replace the first reference with the in-lined URL of the IANA  
> character set registry, and drop the second one, and
>
> (3) Drop the reference, as the next sentence refers to the Media  
> Type Registration Process anyway.
>
> Best regards, Julian
>
>
>
>


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