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Re: URI Scheme that needs help.

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2007 19:03:50 +0100
To: uri@w3.org
Message-ID: <45AD1386.509E@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Cc: uri-review@ietf.org

Christopher R. Hertel wrote:

> to a greater extent the arcana of trying to get a workable draft
> into the IETF--are testing me.

The formal hurdles aren't supposed to be a major obstacle.  For your
draft it boils down to "validate the ABNF", "use the 'idnits' tool"
<http://tools.ietf.org/tools/idnits/>, "read the RFC about new URI
scheme registrations" (RFC 4395), and find a successful registration
based on 4395 as example - 4395 is relatively new.

And of course "follow 3986 rules", the ../foo issue.  But that's no
arcane IETF procedure, that's an ordinary bug found by Claus.

Frank
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