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Re: Comments on the HTTP Sec-From Header (draft-abarth-origin)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2009 09:16:17 +0200
Message-ID: <4A559941.9020605@gmx.de>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, collinj@cs.stanford.edu, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Ian Hickson wrote:
> ...
>>> * The /variable/ syntax is distracting.
>> Is there a standard way of distinguishing variables from non-variables?  
>> In non-ASCII specs, I've seen italics used for this purpose.
> 
> (If you find an answer to this please let me know; I've got the same 
> problem in the WebSocket I-D.)
> ...

No, there is no standard way in IETF documents to do so. As far as I can 
tell, decorating terms with "_" or "/" is uncommon and is unlikely to be 
accepted by the RFC Editor.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Thursday, 9 July 2009 07:17:06 GMT

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