How to implement IDN

colecmac at colecmac at
Sun Jan 24 21:30:11 GMT 2021

>> The Gemini spec requires the usage of URLs currently, and URLs
>> cannot have any Unicode in them.
> The Gemini specification precisely says the opposite when it mentions
> "UTF-8 URLs". And, anyway, the specification is not final yet.

Solderpunk has said before that this wording was a mistake, as URLs can only be 
ASCII as defined by RFC. Therefore they cannot contain IDNs.


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