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Re: 4395bis ticket 60: Should we recommend using different ABNF rule names to clarify escaping?

From: Mykyta Yevstifeyev <evnikita2@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2011 07:10:40 +0300
Message-ID: <4E532840.6040809@gmail.com>
To: public-iri@w3.org
23.08.2011 2:00, Chris Weber wrote:
> <http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/iri/trac/ticket/60>
> Does anyone else have comments on whether to explicitly change rule 
> names or can this be closed as a "won't fix?"

I personally encountered such issue when writing my 'ftp' URI 
specification, where usual RFC 3986 <segment> allows ";" and it needs to 
be escaped because of the role of delimiter.  However, I suppose this is 
out of the scope of 4395bis, and 'wontfix' or 'invalid' seems fine to 
me.  Let's rely on scheme specs' authors' good taste here.


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> Chris Weber
> IRI WG co-chair
Received on Tuesday, 23 August 2011 04:10:32 UTC

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