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Re: FW: Questions about RFC 2396

From: Graham Klyne <GK@ninebynine.org>
Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2003 17:16:38 +0000
Message-Id: <5.1.0.14.2.20030220171442.00a1e340@127.0.0.1>
To: Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Cc: <uri@w3.org>, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>

Interesting case...

Dan, maybe add something based on this to your test cases [1]?

       ('http://ex/x/y', 'http://ex/x/q:r', 'q:r'),

#g
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[1] http://www.w3.org/2000/10/swap/uripath.py


At 09:30 AM 2/20/03 +0100, Stefan Eissing wrote:
>Am Donnerstag, 20.02.03, um 05:33 Uhr (Europe/Berlin) schrieb Larry Masinter:
>>4.  There is no need to escape ':'.
>>
>
>There is one place where one needs to escape ':'. And that is if
>':' appears in the first segment of a relative uri reference. Like
>
>a link to http://example.org/test/another:name.html
>appearing in http://example.org/test/index.html
>
><a href="another:name.html">another</a>
>
>will nto work. Either esacpe ':' or use
>
><a href="./another:name.html">another</a>
>
>//Stefan

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Graham Klyne
<GK@NineByNine.org>
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