Re: Re: Capability of Iceweasel to open a local file.
* From: "Carl Fink" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 12:30:21 -0400
> The first is a valid URL now, if you have a web server on your local box.
> The second is not valid under the definition of URLs.
My message at Mon, 6 Jun 2011 09:58:42 -0800 corrected the URI to
file://localhost/home/peter/blah.html and file:///home/peter/blah.html.
According to http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1738 , Uniform Resource Locators (URL),
"A file URL takes the form:
As a special case, <host> can be the string "localhost" or the empty
Unless I've missed something in a later RFC my corrected URIs are correct.
Thanks, ... Peter E.
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