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Re: PROPOSAL: i74: Encoding for non-ASCII headers

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2008 21:10:23 +0200
Message-ID: <47F1371F.20809@gmx.de>
To: David Morris <dwm@xpasc.com>
CC: ietf-http-wg@w3.org

David Morris wrote:
> 
> 
> On Mon, 31 Mar 2008, Julian Reschke wrote:
> 
>>> But at least IE6 has optional support for sending URLs using raw UTF-8,
>>> and it do send raw UTF-8 in the Host header in such setups..
>> Really?
>>
>> I haven't seen that, at least not in the URI itself.
> 
> I can't certify it works, but
>       Tools->Internet Options->Advanced
> first option under "Browsing" is:
>     Always send URLs as UTF-8 (requires restart)

As far as I remember, this means "encode non-ASCII characters in UTF-8, 
then percent-escape".

BR, Julian
Received on Monday, 31 March 2008 19:11:13 GMT

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