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Re: draft-montenegro-httpbis-uri-encoding

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:53:45 +0100
Message-ID: <532C6089.4090307@gmx.de>
To: Zhong Yu <zhong.j.yu@gmail.com>, Gabriel Montenegro <Gabriel.Montenegro@microsoft.com>
CC: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2014-03-21 16:36, Zhong Yu wrote:
> ...
> 2. If a browser submits a POST form with
> enctype=application/x-www-form-urlencoded, it may declare the
> character encoding used for the request entity body. But we'll need a
> better header name than "URI-Query-Encoding". Note that we cannot add
> a "charset=" parameter to the Content-Type header for this purpose -
> servers are not expecting it; they do not need it; they may be broken
> because of it.
> ...

See 
<http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/forms.html#application/x-www-form-urlencoded-encoding-algorithm> 
and look for "_charset_".

Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 21 March 2014 16:00:07 UTC

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