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Re: base64Binary lexical/octet length

From: Michael Kay <mike@saxonica.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2011 18:33:17 +0100
Message-ID: <4DA33B5D.2030303@saxonica.com>
To: "C. M. Sperberg-McQueen" <cmsmcq@blackmesatech.com>
CC: xmlplus custodians <xmlplus.custodians@gmail.com>, xmlschema-dev@w3.org

> You may find it helpful to read RFC 3548, which is normatively referred
> to from the XSD spec.
>
> http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3548.txt
>

It may also be worth noting that XSD requires strict conformance to the 
RFC, whereas most base64 implementations available "in the wild" are 
liberal in what they accept, for example in areas such as the exact 
number of trailing "=" signs.

Michael Kay
Saxonica
Received on Monday, 11 April 2011 17:33:44 GMT

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