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From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2005 22:27:50 +0100
Message-ID: <43790156.9090005@gmx.de>
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Hi,

this is a first take of describing the issues around encoding non-ASCII 
characters in WebDAV URLs.

As usual, recent versions and HTML at... 
<http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/#draft-reschke-webdav-url-constraints>.

Feedback appreciated,

Julian


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	Title		: Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) URL constraints
	Author(s)	: J. Reschke
	Filename	: draft-reschke-webdav-url-constraints-00.txt
	Pages		: 10
	Date		: 2005-11-14
	
    Both WebDAV servers and clients frequently map URI-escaped characters
    inside a path segment to non-ASCII characters.  These mappings can
    only be interoperable if there is a consensus about the appropriate
    character encoding.  This document specifies a default encoding that
    is compatible with both the recommendations for URIs in HTML content
    and the "Internationalized Resource Identifiers" (IRI) specification.

    Furthermore, servers that implement a mapping to locally constrained
    names frequently do not support specific names, or silently map
    "similar" names to the same resource (for instance when content is
    stored in a filesystem that is case-preserving, but not case-
    sensitive).  For these cases, discovery and error signalling features
    are defined.

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