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Re: draft-montenegro-httpbis-uri-encoding

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:17:54 +0100
To: "Nicolas Mailhot" <nicolas.mailhot@laposte.net>
Cc: "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <vploi9dgvbcqnn7m7flf8hososujkpj401@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Nicolas Mailhot wrote:
>I've already given everything I can without exposing our internal
>architecture which I won't do. There is nothing more complex that URL
>logging, URL regex matching, processing of results in apps (embedded,
>server or desktop side) and human checking that everything work well by
>reading logs or reportings or whatever.
>And I've already stated I don't want out of band metadata to declare if
>URLs are in UTF-8, I want out of band metadata to declare when they are
>not, and the processing in this case will be to kill connexions and avoid
>encoding guesswork down the stack.
>There is no hidden mystery use case. There is only the basic need to be
>able to decode URLs.

Could you make a simple web page with a link where the browser, when the
user clicks the link, would tell the server the request address is not a
UTF-8 address?
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