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RE: Proposal: i67 - quoting charsets

From: Brian Smith <brian@briansmith.org>
Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 06:36:08 -0700
To: "'Julian Reschke'" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "'HTTP Working Group'" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <004d01c8c190$f61a4fb0$0202a8c0@T60>

Julian Reschke wrote:
> > "All parameters defined as a token are also allowed to occur as 
> > quoted-string; both notations are equivalent."
> 
> See also updated 
> <http://www3.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/attachment/ticket/
> 67/i67.diff>.

In the diff you are using a comma splice instead of a semicolon. I recommend
making it as a semicolon for clarity's sake.

> >> quoted-strings are always compared to each other in a 
> >> case-sensitive manner (right?) but tokens are always
> >> compared to each other in a case-insensitive
> > 
> > I thought it depends on the parameter:
> > 
> > "Parameter values might or might not be case-sensitive, 
> > depending on the semantics of the parameter name."

Agreed. 

Thanks,
Brian
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