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Re: URI and IRI Templating - encoding defaults

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Sat, 17 Feb 2007 15:00:21 +1100
Message-Id: <FD133DF5-0B6C-4044-A88E-71F88FC6F644@mnot.net>
Cc: "Marc Hadley" <Marc.Hadley@sun.com>, "James M Snell" <jasnell@gmail.com>, uri@w3.org
To: "Joe Gregorio" <joe@bitworking.org>

What do you mean, "the same"?

Character-by-character? Certainly not.

According to your Web server? Perhaps. Perhaps not; it depends on  
what it uses as a delimiter. AIUI many CMSs use commas as application- 
specific delimiters...



On 2007/02/17, at 2:01 PM, Joe Gregorio wrote:

> On 2/16/07, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:
>> Yes, but as soon as someone needs to disambiguate between data and
>> delimiter, they'll have a problem.
>
> Is this URI:
>
>   http://bitworking.org/test.cgi/1,2,3
>
> the same or different from this URI?
>
>   http://bitworking.org/test.cgi/1%2c2%2c3
>
>   -joe
>
> -- 
> Joe Gregorio        http://bitworking.org


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