The gopher URI Scheme
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <firstname.lastname@example.org>, RFC Editor <email@example.com> Subject: Protocol Action: 'The gopher URI Scheme' to Proposed Standard The IESG has approved the following document: - 'The gopher URI Scheme ' <draft-hoffman-gopher-uri-04.txt> as a Proposed Standard This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an IETF Working Group. The IESG contact person is Ted Hardie. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-hoffman-gopher-uri-04.txt
Technical Summary This document specifies the gopher Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) scheme that was originally specified in RFC 1738. The purpose of this document is to allow RFC 1738 to be made obsolete while keeping the information about the scheme on the standards track and appropriately referenced within the IANA registry. Working Group Summary This document is the product of an individual submitter, but the strategy of splitting RFC 1738's registrations was discussed by the URI mailing list. Protocol Quality This document was reviewed for the IESG by Ted Hardie.