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#528, Redundant rule? quoted-str-nf

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 13:22:43 +0100
Message-ID: <52AAFC13.2090807@gmx.de>
To: Simon Yarde <simonyarde@me.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 2013-12-13 11:36, Simon Yarde wrote:
> Seems quoted-str-nf in chunk-ext is now redundant?
>
> -- > chunk-ext      = *( ";" chunk-ext-name [ "=" chunk-ext-val ] )
> -- >
> -- > chunk-ext-name = token
> -- > chunk-ext-val  = token / quoted-str-nf
> -- >
> -- > quoted-str-nf  = DQUOTE *( qdtext-nf / quoted-pair ) DQUOTE
> -- >                ; like quoted-string, but disallowing line folding
> -- > qdtext-nf      = HTAB / SP / %x21 / %x23-5B / %x5D-7E / obs-text
>
>
> -- > quoted-string  = DQUOTE *( qdtext / quoted-pair ) DQUOTE
> -- > qdtext         = HTAB / SP /%x21 / %x23-5B / %x5D-7E / obs-text
> -- > obs-text       = %x80-FF
>
>
> chunk-ext could be simplified to:
>
> -- > chunk-ext      = *( ";" chunk-ext-name [ "=" chunk-ext-val ] )
> -- >
> -- > chunk-ext-name = token
> -- > chunk-ext-val  = token / quoted-string
>
>
> Best Regards
>
> Simon

Good catch. quoted-string changed in [1966] not to allow line folding.

Fixed with <http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/changeset/2509>.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 13 December 2013 12:23:17 UTC

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