On 10/16/01(18:53) you email@example.com wrote
|It seems clear that my ie HTTP client requests /html/index_v9 and that
|delegate takes it as a relative path...
|What do you think about that ?
ftp://server/path/file must be interpreted as a relative path,
by definition in RFC1738.
<URL:ftp://ftp.ietf.org/rfc/rfc1738.txt>(Uniform Resource Locators (URL))
> For example, the URL <URL:ftp://myname@host../%2Fetc/motd> is
> interpreted by FTP-ing to "host.dom", logging in as "myname"
> (prompting for a password if it is asked for), and then executing
> "CWD /etc" and then "RETR motd". This has a different meaning from
> <URL:ftp://myname@host../etc/motd> which would "CWD etc" and then
> "RETR motd"; the initial "CWD" might be executed relative to the
> default directory for "myname". On the other hand,
> <URL:ftp://myname@host..//etc/motd>, would "CWD " with a null
> argument, then "CWD etc", and then "RETR motd".
If you need to specify an absolute path, it must be named as
ftp://server/%2Fpath/file. (although MSIE might not support it)
@ @ Yutaka Sato <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.delegate.org/y.sato/
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