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Broken link (category: char sets)

From: Richard Shewmaker <richard@astrophos.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 20:32:40 -0500
Message-ID: <4509C121.2010108@astrophos.com>
To: site-comments@w3.org

The link ftp://ftp.isi.edu/in-notes/iana/assignments/character-sets from 
the page http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/references.html#ref-CHARSETS is 
pointing to a directory which no longer exists ("500 No such directory.)

I browsed from the root to /assignments/ and found a README 
(ftp://ftp.isi.edu/in-notes/iana/assignments/media-types/README) which 
explained that:

"At one time the RFC Editor and the IANA were one person, Jon Postel, so 
IANA registration information was maintained in this directory. The IANA 
is now a separate organization, and its databases may be found at 

I believe the page/document in question is now at:


but not having seen the original it's only a guess.
Received on Friday, 15 September 2006 01:32:58 UTC

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