[jcifs] Re: SMB URL encoding/decoding
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at ubiqx.org
Sun Feb 24 15:32:28 EST 2002
Michael B Allen wrote:
> > According to all that mess, the "@" is a legal pchar, and path strings
> > are
> > made up of pchars. So... Yes, the "@" may be used unescaped in a path.
> Ok, well then we're doing this all wrong. I want to know how the author
> of this grammer defines "authority" and how to traverse all the
> characters that might apear in the the password.
Yeah. It's all there in RFC2396. Note that 2396 supercedes at least two
others so there's a lot of history involved. Not surprising that this stuff
is a little odd.
Just to yank everyone's chain there's a cute little bit of code they slip
into this document. They write:
That's a regular expression that recognizes general URIs. Geez.
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