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Re: punctuation and path names

From: Simon Perreault <simon.perreault@viagenie.ca>
Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 14:54:00 -0400
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
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On Tuesday 27 May 2008 14:04:39 Phillips, Mark wrote:
> I have a question regarding embedded punctuation, e.g. forward and backward
> slashes, colons, question marks, etc.. The source data and end user habits
> seem to require performing a substitution for some components of the URI.
> Say, "Client 16_Red Documents" in lieu of "Client 16/Red Documents". That
> is, I have reached the gap between correct URI and human language.

Take a look at Section 2 of RFC 3986 
(http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3986#section-2). If you still have questions 
after reading that, please don't be afraid to ask again.
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