Re: "Difficult Characters" draft

Martin J. Duerst (mduerst@ifi.unizh.ch)
Wed, 7 May 1997 18:07:04 +0200 (MET DST)


Date: Wed, 7 May 1997 18:07:04 +0200 (MET DST)
From: "Martin J. Duerst" <mduerst@ifi.unizh.ch>
To: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
cc: "Alain LaBont/e'/" <alb@sct.gouv.qc.ca>, URI mailing list <uri@bunyip.com>
Subject: Re: "Difficult Characters" draft
In-Reply-To: <33709F7D.4197@parc.xerox.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.SUN.3.96.970507180531.245j-100000@enoshima>

On Wed, 7 May 1997, Larry Masinter wrote:

> A http/1.1 server could decide to distinguish
>  http://wWw.lAmUtUeLlE.CoM 
> from
>  http://www.lamutuelle.com
> 
> although it would be an extremely bad idea.

Interesting. Can you tell me the area in the http/1.1 spec
that allows this? And what was the reason for this?

Regards,	Martin.