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Re: file:

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 29 Jan 1999 22:45:45 -0500
To: www-lib@w3.org
Message-ID: <36B28069.80670FCB@w3.org>
To: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen wrote:
> 
> Klaus Weide wrote:

> !> Lynx uses the forms with file://localhost/ as the primary internal
> !> representation, and tries to convert other forms that may be encountered
> !> to it.  If the Library has made a different decision, it should at least
> !> regard the forms with explicit //localhost/ as equivalent.  (I haven't
> !> checked whether it does.)
> 
> Right - libwww has handled
> 
>         file://localhost/bla
> and
>         file:/bla

I forgot to mention

	file:///bla

as well - which as you point out is valid (sort of)

Henrik
Received on Friday, 29 January 1999 22:45:49 GMT

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