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Re: Case sensitive names and authoring

From: Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.Coar@Golux.Com>
Date: Fri, 03 Mar 2000 06:26:12 -0500
Message-ID: <38BFA154.BBC26AD1@Golux.Com>
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
jamsden@us.ibm.com wrote:
> HTTP URLs aren't case sensitive

Eh???  Rubbish.  The scheme isn't, the net_loc portion isn't,
but absolutely the rest of the URI is opaque and must be
treated as case-sensitive.  It ought to be treated as a
set of octets, but we can use the 'case' nomenclature because
we know the URI character set limitations.
#ken    P-)}

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Received on Friday, 3 March 2000 06:19:11 UTC

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