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Re: Posted draft of URI comparison finding

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Dec 2002 11:18:28 -0800
Message-ID: <3DF78F84.8070306@textuality.com>
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@apache.org>
Cc: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>, WWW-Tag <www-tag@w3.org>

Roy T. Fielding wrote:

> That hardly matters.  Section 2.1 says that %7A and %7a both
> represent the same octet, and therefore are guaranteed to be the same
> character regardless of character encoding.

Er, suppose they come from different places that use different 
character-to-octet mappings.  %61 is 'a' in ASCII and '/' in EBCDIC. 
Blecch.  Can we ignore this problem? -Tim
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