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Re: Issue 194: restricting allowed characters in quoted-pair

From: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Sat, 26 Sep 2009 00:15:55 +0200
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1253916955.30959.16.camel@localhost.localdomain>
fre 2009-09-25 klockan 23:23 +0200 skrev Julian Reschke:

> So what would constitute a valid reason for escaping characters that do 
> not need escaping? Lazyness IMHO doesn't count as "valid".

We do not need to come up with valid reasons today. Keeping it at SHOULD
level makes sure that if/when there is a valid reason then it can be
done.

For our writing it's sufficient that there is no valid reason why this
should be a MUST level requirement.

Regards
Henrik
Received on Friday, 25 September 2009 22:16:38 GMT

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