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Re: new drafts for sms uris

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2002 16:51:58 -0700
Cc: uri@w3.org
To: Erik Wilde <net.dret@dret.net>
Message-Id: <F0970DBD-5194-11D6-8080-000A27836A68@mnot.net>

On Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at 02:04  PM, Erik Wilde wrote:

>  btw, does anybody have an idea how
> browser programmers could be encouraged to handle uri schemes in the
> same flexible way as mime types are being handled? i am still waiting
> for a browser supporting the tel and fax uris on my web page and would
> love to have a browser which would allow to configure this easily (as i
> understand it, ie allows to install protocol handlers as dlls, but the
> uri scheme handling can not be changed through preference settings).

IE5.1 for OSX allows this, and is fairly flexible about it.

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