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Re: draft-fielding-uri-rfc2396bis-02

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@apache.org>
Date: Wed, 4 Jun 2003 15:07:50 -0700
Cc: uri@w3.org
To: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Message-Id: <FB68A2C7-96D8-11D7-84EE-000393753936@apache.org>

> These comments refer to escapes within the URI, not to the conventions
> of ABNF.  As things stand, "a%82c" might mean "abc" on an EBCDIC
> system, which seems perverse to me.  Still worse, there is nothing to 
> exclude
> "a%26c" as equivalent to "abc".

I have clarified that in the current working draft sections on
escaped characters and when to unescape.

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