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Re: IRIs, IDNAbis, and HTTP

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 13:14:08 +0100
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
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Julian Reschke wrote:

> as Brian observed, IRI->URI mapping is not sufficient if you need 
> to *exactly* reconstruct the original IRI (such as when the IRI
> is used as a name, e.g. an Atom link relation).

I think he also observed that Latin-1 IRIs are not much, it gives
you 96 additional codepoints u+00A0 up to u+00FF to play with in
HTTP header fields.

The wonders of chapter 5 in RFC 3987 are IMO no 2616bis problem´.

 Frank
Received on Friday, 14 March 2008 12:12:13 GMT

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