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Re: conformance languages (issue 278),

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 01 Mar 2011 19:34:58 +0100
Message-ID: <4D6D3C52.8070501@gmx.de>
To: mrex@sap.com
CC: barryleiba@computer.org, ietf@ietf.org, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 01.03.2011 18:06, Martin Rex wrote:
> ...
>>      o  Other aspects recipients need to be aware of are names that have a
>>         special meaning in the file system or in shell commands, such as
>>         "." and "..", "~", "|", and also device names.
>>
>> ->  ...and SHOULD and ignore or substitute these names...
>>
>> ...the last one is a bit tricky, as what's special really depends on the
>> operating system...
>
>
> Everything around filenames can be very tricky --
> especially with Filesystems like Microsoft Windows NTFS.
>
> Seemingly sufficient (but factually quite incomplete) guidelines
> are going to cause more problems that they solve.
> ...

Do you have a specific suggestion about what the spec SHOULD say?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 1 March 2011 18:35:46 GMT

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