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Re: draft-montenegro-httpbis-uri-encoding

From: Michael Sweet <msweet@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:30:11 -0400
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, Gabriel Montenegro <Gabriel.Montenegro@microsoft.com>
Message-id: <B0B27A43-0EF7-4ACC-AC23-E863000652E8@apple.com>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
+1 for working on this, although in its present form it'll still need some work...

On Mar 21, 2014, at 12:36 AM, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:

> One of the things we didn't get time to talk about in London was Gabriel's spec:
>  http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-montenegro-httpbis-uri-encoding-00
> 
> In a nutshell, this offers a way for a client to declare what character encoding was used prior to percent-encoding. 
> 
> I've heard hallway feedback about it that wonders if we just want to allow one value ("UTF-8"). Beyond that, folks seem generally neutral-to-positive about it, AFAICT.
> 
> What do people think about adopting this as a WG item, keeping in mind that we can change it in process if there's some particular aspect you don't like?
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> P.S. Just to be clear, this would be completely separate from the HTTP/2 work item.
> 
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> --
> Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
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Michael Sweet, Senior Printing System Engineer, PWG Chair


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