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Fwd: RFC 6068 on The 'mailto' URI Scheme

From: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2010 10:31:12 +0900
Message-ID: <4CAA7FE0.5050303@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
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FYI.    Regards,   Martin.

(apologies if you get multiple copies)

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: RFC 6068 on The 'mailto' URI Scheme
Date: Mon,  4 Oct 2010 17:31:23 -0700 (PDT)
From: rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org
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CC: rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org

A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.

         RFC 6068

         Title:      The 'mailto' URI Scheme
         Author:     M. Duerst, L. Masinter,
                     J. Zawinski
         Status:     Standards Track
         Stream:     IETF
         Date:       October 2010
         Mailbox:    duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp,
         Pages:      17
         Characters: 36683
         Obsoletes:  RFC2368

         I-D Tag:    draft-duerst-mailto-bis-10.txt

         URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6068.txt

This document defines the format of Uniform Resource Identifiers
(URIs) to identify resources that are reached using Internet mail.
It adds better internationalization and compatibility with
Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRIs; RFC 3987) to the
previous syntax of 'mailto' URIs (RFC 2368).  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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