Re: Change Proposal for ISSUE-170, was: ISSUE-170 rel-uri-valid: Chairs Solicit Proposals

On 2011-10-11 08:55, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 5:41 PM, Julian Reschke<>  wrote:
> I realize there hasn't been a call for counter-proposals yet, but
> here's one anyway:
> ...


I just recalled why it's ok for RFC 5988 not to say more about 
case-sensitivity. In RFC 5988, extension relations are URIs, thus they 
are restricted to US-ASCII anyway. I think we should mirror that, such 
as by saying:

> After "Extensions to the predefined set of link types may be
> registered in the Microformats wiki existing-rel-values page. [MFREL]"
> add: "Registered types must. Additionally, absolute URLs that do not
> contain characters U+0041 (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A) through U+005A
> (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z) (inclusive) may be used as link types."

s/Registered types must.// (that wasn't intended, right?)

s/absolute URLs/absolute URLs that only contain US-ASCII characters and/

Best regards, Julian

Received on Thursday, 13 October 2011 17:40:47 UTC