"info" URI scheme approved

From: Hammond, Tony <T.Hammond_at_nature.com>
Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2005 16:51:39 -0000

Hi All:

Just forwarding the message below for general information as a follow-on to
an earlier thread on this list last month - and very much not wanting to
start another in-depth discussion. ;~)




We are happy to announce that the "info" URI scheme has been approved by the
IESG, and is now registered with the IANA URI registry. The "info" URI
Internet-Draft is currently awaiting publication as an RFC.

Further information:

(*) The official NISO press release announcing the approval of the "info"
URI scheme is at http://www.niso.org/news/releases/pr-InfoURI-11-05.html
(*) The approved "info" URI Internet-Draft is at
(*) The "info" URI Registry is at http://info-uri.info/
(*) The IANA URI Registry is at http://www.iana.org/assignments/uri-schemes


Herbert Van de Sompel, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Tony Hammond, Nature Publishing Group
Eamonn Neylon, Manifest Solutions
Stu Weibel, OCLC Research


Tony Hammond

New Technology, Nature Publishing Group
4 Crinan Street, London N1 9XW, UK


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