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[whatwg] Clarifying the use and requirements of Data URL

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2010 20:36:09 +0200
Message-ID: <4C741119.9040604@gmx.de>
On 24.08.2010 20:22, Peter Beverloo wrote:
> ...
> I've learned that data URLs could validate as unescaped path-rootless
> IRIs, defined by rfc 3987[1]. Because of that any extension of the
> attributes will not be required.
> ...

Actually, data URIs are legal URIs as defined in RFC 3986, and data IRIs 
are legal IRIs as defined in RFC 3987 :-).

But thanks for clarifying where the confusion came from.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 24 August 2010 11:36:09 UTC

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