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RE: rfc 1738

From: Larry Masinter <LMM@acm.org>
Date: Fri, 2 May 2003 07:50:09 -0700
To: <David.Pawson@rnib.org.uk>
Cc: "Daniel Kohn" <dan@dankohn.com>, "Paul Hoffman" <phoffman@imc.org>, <uri@w3.org>
Message-ID: <000b01c310ba$213e2c30$6ace8642@MASINTERPAD>

With regard to the questions about the 'file:' scheme:

>   Are UNC's being handled this time?
>   \\machineName just doesn't fit in 1738.
   
>   I think its only Redmond kit, but that
>   does make it quite pervasive?

and

> Any idea where I can find the rfc which addresses the file: 
> scheme please

I expect there may be progress on this soon! At the
March 2003 IETF meeting 

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/uri/2003Mar/0043.html

section (4) notes:

 "Dan Kohn and Paul Hoffman volunteered to scope the work and take on
 some or all of it."


Larry
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