Re: paramname in draft-reschke-basicauth-enc-04

"Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com> Thu, 02 February 2012 21:52 UTC

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On Tue, 31 Jan 2012 22:18:43 +0100, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
wrote:
> So overall, I think it's better to stick to
>
>    encoding="value"
>
> and hard-wire the value to "UTF-8". (I'm open to renaming the parameter  
> to "enc" or "charset")

Other than XML, is there a precedent for using "encoding"? Most places use  
"charset" I think (HTTP, CSS, HTML).


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