From: Martin J. Dürst (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Sep 24 2010 - 04:54:32 CDT
On 2010/09/23 5:10, Markus Scherer wrote:
> No mistake here: The 63-octet limitation only applies when generating a
> string for the DNS lookup, that is, in the ToASCII operation. It makes no
> sense to count DNS octets in a ToUnicode result.
> The test file has the appropriate error code for the ToASCII result, and the
> normal string result for ToUnicode.
Yes indeed. For some actual examples of very long URIs (which actualy
resolve), see tests 121 (single long label) and 122 at
Also, for a discussion of potential length limits in IDNAbis on Unicode
strings (which, for many good reasons, were ultimately rejected), please
see the discussion around
-- #-# Martin J. Dürst, Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University #-# http://www.sw.it.aoyama.ac.jp mailto:email@example.com
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