mart at degeneration.co.uk
Thu Jun 1 07:27:14 UTC 2006
Recordon, David wrote:
> I know the OpenID spec says that consumers should canonicalize URLs, if
> the Yadis spec doesn't say that then I'd guess it was missed. Spec or
> not, any good consumer will turn foo.bar.com into http://foo.bar.com
http://foo.bar.com/ (note trailing slash), surely?
An empty path portion in an HTTP URL has no meaning, since it's
impossible to request that from an HTTP server per the protocol.
(yes, I'm being a pedant, but this serves to show that "it's not as
simple as that" and that the rules need to be written down somewhere so
that everyone does the same thing.)
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