Re: "Mailto" Command

David Perrell (davidp@earthlink.net)
Tue, 8 Apr 1997 12:04:25 -0700


Message-Id: <199704081914.MAA02445@norway.it.earthlink.net>
From: "David Perrell" <davidp@earthlink.net>
To: "WWW HTML List" <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Re: "Mailto" Command
Date: Tue, 8 Apr 1997 12:04:25 -0700

Carl Morris wrote:
> Not an answer, if a company sends you a form, who do you send it back
to. 

To the address on the envelope with the pre-paid postage. Which is...

> Usually them!!!!  Specifically, if you get a form in the mail, you
usually
> mail it back.  There is no difference here.  If a WWW server sends
the
> form, it should go back to the WWW server or at least via HTTP to
another
> server.  If you get a form in the e-mail, then the answer should be
> returned via e-mail.  Its called "it just plain makes sense".

Don't forget HREFs. All HREFs should point back to the server that
served the HTML. There's no difference here. Only an abstruse exponent.

David Perrell