[rfc-dist] RFC 6596 on The Canonical Link Relation

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        RFC 6596

        Title:      The Canonical Link Relation 
        Author:     M. Ohye, J. Kupke
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       April 2012
        Mailbox:    maileohye at gmail.com, 
                    joachim at kupke.za.net
        Pages:      8
        Characters: 13800
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ohye-canonical-link-relation-05.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6596.txt

RFC 5988 specifies a way to define relationships between links on the
web.  This document describes a new type of such a relationship,
"canonical", to designate an Internationalized Resource Identifier
(IRI) as preferred over resources with duplicative content.  
This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is
published for informational purposes.

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