[Pwg-Announce] Fwd: RFC 6068 on The 'mailto' URI Scheme

[Pwg-Announce] Fwd: RFC 6068 on The 'mailto' URI Scheme

Ira McDonald blueroofmusic at gmail.com
Thu Oct 7 14:38:57 UTC 2010


FYI - updated RFC for 'mailto:' URI Scheme.

- Ira

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst at it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 9:31 PM
Subject: Fwd: RFC 6068 on The 'mailto' URI Scheme

FYI.    Regards,   Martin.

(apologies if you get multiple copies)

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: RFC 6068 on The 'mailto' URI Scheme
Date: Mon,  4 Oct 2010 17:31:23 -0700 (PDT)
From: rfc-editor at rfc-editor.org
To: ietf-announce at ietf.org, rfc-dist at rfc-editor.org
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A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.

       RFC 6068

       Title:      The 'mailto' URI Scheme
       Author:     M. Duerst, L. Masinter,
                   J. Zawinski
       Status:     Standards Track
       Stream:     IETF
       Date:       October 2010
       Mailbox:    duerst at it.aoyama.ac.jp,
                   LMM at acm.org,
                   jwz at jwz.org
       Pages:      17
       Characters: 36683
       Obsoletes:  RFC2368

       I-D Tag:    draft-duerst-mailto-bis-10.txt

       URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6068.txt

This document defines the format of Uniform Resource Identifiers
(URIs) to identify resources that are reached using Internet mail.
It adds better internationalization and compatibility with
Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRIs; RFC 3987) to the
previous syntax of 'mailto' URIs (RFC 2368).  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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