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Guidelines for Internationalized Resource Identifiers with Bi- directional Characters (Bidi IRIs)

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft whose latest revision state is "Expired".
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Authors Martin J. Dürst , Larry M Masinter
Last updated 2011-10-17 (Latest revision 2011-08-13)
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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Responsible AD Peter Saint-Andre
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This specification gives guidelines for selection, use, presentation of International Resource Identifiers (IRI) which include characters with in inherent right-to-left (rtl) writing direction.


Martin J. Dürst
Larry M Masinter

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