Re: URIs / URLs

At 05:37 PM 4/12/01 +0100, Sean B. Palmer wrote:
>Use a date stamped MID for the email (message IDs are only required to
>be unique for two years).

Eh?  Where does that come from?

RFC822 says the message-id: value is to be unique, without any time 
limitation on its uniqueness.

RFC2392 defines the mid: URI in terms of the RFC822 Message-ID, and also 
restates the global uniqueness requirement.


Graham Klyne

Received on Monday, 16 April 2001 11:12:37 UTC