[jcifs] SMB URL

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Wed Jul 10 09:16:57 EST 2002

On Tue, Jul 09, 2002 at 06:55:48PM -0400, Allen, Michael B (RSCH) wrote:
> > Okay, so I understand that bit of it.  What I don't understand is how that
> > pushes complexity out into the semantic resolution.
> > 
>       That's not what I said. You're pushing the complexity into the
>       *serialization routines*. The problem is that your escaping technique
>       is not robust to frequent reserialization. If you export an unescaped
>       server name it may not represent the target anymore. Implementors
>       would have to take great care not to export an unescaped URL
>       *ever*. This has nothing to do with specific fields
> 	or how you parse the URL.

Alright, I need more clue on what is being serialized and when.  I am 
obviously without clue.

Chris -)-----

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