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Fwd: RFC 3987 on Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRIs)

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2005 11:27:09 +0900
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To: www-tag@w3.org

The IRI spec is a Proposed Standard! Thanks to all the people who
contributed over the long time this has been in the works!

Regards,    Martin.

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 >        RFC 3987
 >
 >        Title:      Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRIs)
 >        Author(s):  M. Duerst, M. Suignard
 >        Status:     Standards Track
 >        Date:       January 2005
 >        Mailbox:    duerst@w3.org, michelsu@microsoft.com
 >        Pages:      46
 >        Characters: 111190
 >        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None
 >
 >        I-D Tag:    draft-duerst-iri-11.txt
 >
 >        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3987.txt
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 >This document defines a new protocol element, the Internationalized
 >Resource Identifier (IRI), as a complement to the Uniform Resource
 >Identifier (URI).  An IRI is a sequence of characters from the
 >Universal Character Set (Unicode/ISO 10646).  A mapping from IRIs to
 >URIs is defined, which means that IRIs can be used instead of URIs,
 >where appropriate, to identify resources.
 >
 >The approach of defining a new protocol element was chosen instead
 >of extending or changing the definition of URIs.  This was done in
 >order to allow a clear distinction and to avoid incompatibilities with
 >existing software.  Guidelines are provided for the use and deployment
 >of IRIs in various protocols, formats, and software components that
 >currently deal with URIs.
 >
 >This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
 >
 >This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for
 >the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions
 >for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the
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