Re: Re:Re: Bug in <BASE ..> or in relative URL's? RFC for CGI-specification

Larry Masinter (
Fri, 26 Aug 1994 19:47:48 PDT

If the latest URL draft is to be believed, the proper form for the URL
that corresponds to a DOS/Windows file:




That is, 'file' URLs are *NOT* transparent, but rather should reflect
the actual hierarchical structure of the file system.