l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2003 Sep 25 11:08

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] one of the most pernicious spams i've ever seen.
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] one of the most pernicious spams i've ever seen.

I think what you've described is the URI.  URL is supposed to be a subset
of URI, whatever that means.  I personally don't care but I wouldn't mind
knowing what that means if anyone else knows.


On Thu, 25 Sep 2003, Mitch Patenaude wrote:

> > i didn't know this.  so, an URL is of the form:
> >
> > URL = user:password@url
> >
> > where lowercase "url" is what i used to think of as being an url. and
> > the "user:password@" portion is optional.
> in Pseudo-BNF a URL spec looks something like
> <protocol>://[<username>[:<password>]@]<server>[:<port>]/
> [<pathelement>{/<pathelement>}][?<argument>[=value]{&<argment>[=value]}]
> and everthing after the server/port is called a URI (Uniform Resource
> Indicator? I think)  which iteslf can be broken down into a "PATH" and
> a "QUERY_STRING" (a la cgi environment variables.)
> I used to work for a company that made web tracking software, so I got
> to know the URL spec pretty well.
> -- Mitch
> _______________________________________________
> vox-tech mailing list
> vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
> http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech

Mark K. Kim
PGP key available on the website
PGP key fingerprint: 7324 BACA 53AD E504 A76E  5167 6822 94F0 F298 5DCE

vox-tech mailing list

LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.