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RE: FW: I-D ACTION:draft-dusseault-dav-quota-01.txt

From: Jim Whitehead <ejw@cse.ucsc.edu>
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 14:27:36 -0700
To: "'WebDAV \(E-mail\)'" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>

> For the suggestion not to use 'bytes': I'm ok with 'octets' (is there a
> difference important enough to make the change? )

I think the use of octets comes from prior WGs discussing email, where there
was a significant difference between 7-bit and 8-bit bytes. "octet" made it
clear you were talking about 8-bits.

- Jim
Received on Wednesday, 23 October 2002 17:30:58 UTC

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