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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 , Adil Allawi
Last updated 2012-09-10 (Latest revision 2012-03-09)
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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IESG IESG state Expired (IESG: Dead)
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Responsible AD Pete Resnick
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This specification gives guidelines for selection, use, and presentation of International Resource Identifiers (IRIs) which include characters with inherent right-to-left (rtl) writing direction.


Martin J. Dürst
Larry M Masinter
Adil Allawi

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