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Re: i74: Encoding for non-ASCII headers

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2008 13:58:39 +0900
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To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

At 07:41 08/03/18, Mark Nottingham wrote:
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>My .02 -
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>On 17/03/2008, at 11:48 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:
>>>  - Content-Location
>> >   - Location
>> >   - Referer
>>
>> These are URI references. No non-ASCII characters anyway.
>
>Right -- unless someone can come up with a case where it's important  
>to be able to differentiate between IRIs and URIs in these. Since  
>they're protocol elements that eventually boil down to URIs, I don't  
>see it myself...

Agree. But rather than saying "they eventually boil down to URIs",
it's better to say something like "they eventually will be used
for resolution" or some such.

Regards,    Martin.



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