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Re: Updated Content-Disposition error handling proposal on the wiki

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 14 Dec 2010 08:04:26 +0100
Message-ID: <4D0716FA.9070408@gmx.de>
To: "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
CC: Adam Barth <ietf@adambarth.com>, httpbis <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
On 14.12.2010 02:06, "Martin J. Dürst" wrote:
>> On Mon, Dec 13, 2010 at 6:51 AM, Julian Reschke<julian.reschke@gmx.de>
>> wrote:
>
>>> 2) against %-decoding
>>>
>>> + it makes passing the "%" impossible
>
> ??? % can be passed as %25, or not?

Yes, but only to those UAs that *do* the unescaping. Others will see "%25".

Note that Adam's proposal (Adam, correct me if I'm wrong) is to disallow 
sending "%" in filenames, and let percent-decoding happen as part of 
error recovery.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 14 December 2010 07:05:05 GMT

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