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Re: Link header field titles

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2008 12:33:08 +0100
Message-ID: <47DFA874.5060409@gmx.de>
To: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
CC: Frank Ellermann <hmdmhdfmhdjmzdtjmzdtzktdkztdjz@gmail.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org

Martin Duerst wrote:
> At 22:27 08/03/17, Julian Reschke wrote:
>> I only have two UAs that use the Link header (FF and Opera), and neither of them seems to understand any encoding here:
>> - when the title parameter is encoded RFC2231-style, the Link doesn't show up,
>> - when it is encoded RCF2047-style, it does show up but it isn't getting decoded.
>> BR, Julian
> What about trying other things, such as:
> - The system encoding of the system you use (or the encoding
>   of your locale,...)
> - The encoding of the html page
> - UTF-8
> (some or all of the above may be identical)
> Regards,   Martin.

I did one additional test: added an UTF-8 encoded link header, and 
served it with text/html, encoded in UTF-8.

Both FF and Opera display the link, but do not decode the UTF-8 sequence 
(so it assumes it's a single-byte encoding).

BR, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 18 March 2008 11:33:58 UTC

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