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Re: RFC2518 (WebDAV) / RFC2396 (URI) inconsistency

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@ebuilt.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 09:38:52 -0800
To: Patrick.Stickler@nokia.com
Cc: ejw@cse.ucsc.edu, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org, uri@w3.org
Message-ID: <20011129093852.A1481@waka.ebuilt.net>
> What makes you think that web browsers are the only (or
> even primary) agents utilizing a "scheme:" URI approach?

I don't know of any others.  If I did, I would have had a test case
for that in RFC 2396.

> And what's to say that web browsers should be discarding
> the scheme?

RFC 1630 and all versions of CERN/W3C libwww.

Received on Thursday, 29 November 2001 12:42:10 UTC

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