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Victor Giddings <[log in to unmask]>
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Victor Giddings <[log in to unmask]>
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Tue, 5 Dec 2000 09:16:54 -0500
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At 06:46 PM 12/4/2000 -0800, Tom Moran wrote:
>I'm not trying to generate html or xml, I'm not even trying to see
>whether a proposed file is legal.  I'm trying to look at the stuff out
>there on the web and try to understand it.  Things like
><a href=www.x.y/a/b.c">
>tend to surprise me, but not surprise popular browsers.

The general scheme for Uniform Resource Identifiers is contained in
<http://info.internet.isi.edu/in-notes/rfc/files/rfc2396.txt>RFC<http://info.internet.isi.edu/in-notes/rfc/files/rfc2396.txt>
2396 (and others). But what you are seeing above is a non-standard (I
think) extension that reflects most common usage, i.e. "http:" is assumed
as the scheme qualifier.


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