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RE: Draft 2 of "How to Compare URIs"

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2003 08:36:51 -0600
To: Paul Cotton <pcotton@microsoft.com>
Cc: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>, WWW-Tag <www-tag@w3.org>
Message-id: <1042555011.5100.36.camel@dirk.dm93.org>

On Mon, 2003-01-13 at 19:54, Paul Cotton wrote:
[...]
> > I suggest that if we discover that
> > there is noticeably more upper-case than lower-case, we pick
> upper-case,
> > otherwise lower-case.
> 
> Microsoft's System.URI class uses upper-case.  What do others use?

The python libraries seem to use upper-case too.

$ python
Python 2.2.2 (#1, Jan  3 2003, 12:42:27) 
[GCC 2.95.4 20011002 (Debian prerelease)] on linux2
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> import urllib
>>> urllib.quote("a:b")
'a%3Ab'

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