Relative Uniform Resource Locators, June 1995
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 3986
- RFC 1738
- Updated by:
- RFC 2368, RFC 2396
- R. Fielding
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In situations where the base URL is well-defined and known to the parser (human or machine), it is useful to be able to embed URL references which inherit that context rather than re-specifying it in every instance. This document defines the syntax and semantics for such Relative Uniform Resource Locators. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.