[Top] [All Lists]

Re: FYI: BOF on Internationalized Email Addresses (IEA)

2003-10-28 00:21:15

On 10/27/03 at 6:42 PM -0800, Dave Crocker wrote:

RB> Even though, given IDNA now exists as a proposed standard, the main
RB> issues relate to the local part, the issue under discussion is that of
RB> internationalized mail addresses, not just internationalized
RB> local-parts.

Really?  What work needs to be done, except for local part?  IDNA takes care
of the right-hand side.

Please review John Klensin's draft before making these kinds of assumptions.

RB> Restricting the disucssion to local-parts runs the risk of excluding
RB> other potentially relevent issues.

I agree. Limiting discussion at this point to local-part does not take into account some of the possibilities.

Pete Resnick <>
QUALCOMM Incorporated - Direct phone: (858)651-4478, Fax: (858)651-1102