On 20 Dec 2006, at 17:08, Rogers Cadenhead wrote:
> James -- do you envision an Email data type definition along these
> "Several elements MUST contain an email address, but there's no
> requirement to follow a specific format for such addresses. Publishers
> could format e-mail addresses according to the RFC 2822 Address
> Specification, the guidelines for mailto links, or some other scheme."
> "The RECOMMENDED format for email addresses in RSS elements is
> username@... (Real Name), as in the following example:"
> "<author>bull@... (Bull Mancuso)</author>"
I'd rather there be nominative references to RFC 2822 (Internet
Message Format), RFC 2368 (The mailto URL scheme), and RFC 1036
(Standard for USENET Messages), with the latter being RECOMMENDED
(giving us a full definition of the form "bull@...
- Geoffrey Sneddon