Message-Id: <email@example.com> Date: Thu, 10 Jul 1997 13:54:32 -0400 To: firstname.lastname@example.org From: Greg Marr <email@example.com> Subject: Re: An smtp URL scheme In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 At 09:27 AM 7/10/97 -0700, Walter Ian Kaye wrote: >At 9:41a -0400 07/10/97, Greg Marr wrote: >If you do track it down, I'd be interested in seeing it. The documentation >at hoohoo.ncsa.uiuc.edu speaks only of ampersands... The discussions were during this calendar year, and I doubt the documentation has been updated at all in the last year. > > Are you saying that entity replacement shouldn't be performed on > > attribute values? > >I'm saying it is not necessary to use entities for ampersands within >an attribute value. The general gist of the discussion was that in order to be 100% conformant, the & in the URL would have to escaped as sgml entities, and that any ampersands not used as seperators would have to be url- escaped. -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: PGP for Personal Privacy 5.0 Charset: noconv iQA/AwUBM8Uh1wtYMjJ37cDeEQKAHgCgsfQCprrZ1eBwaO8+2kqQUXH31TcAoNOM QrNVmagJwzZfgknpUoCl6Jj+ =TI3y -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- Greg Marr email@example.com "We thought you were dead." "I was, but I'm better now." - Sheridan, "The Summoning"