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RFC 6350, "vCard Format Specification", August 2011

Note: This RFC has been updated by RFC 6868, RFC 9554, RFC 9555

Source of RFC: vcarddav (app)

Errata ID: 3100
Status: Held for Document Update
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Roberto Javier Godoy
Date Reported: 2012-01-30
Held for Document Update by: Peter Saint-Andre

Section 5.6 says:

type-param = "TYPE=" type-value *("," type-value)

It should say:

type-param =  "TYPE=" type-value *("," type-value)
type-param =/ "TYPE=" DQUOTE type-value *("," type-value) DQUOTE


Section 6.4.1 states that TYPE parameter values can be specified
as a parameter list (e.g., TYPE=text;TYPE=voice) or as a value list (e.g.,

Either the description is right (and the ABNF should be corrected), or the ABNF is right, and the description and examples in Sections 6.4.1 and 8 should be fixed.

Value lists in vCard 3.0 did not use quotes (e.g "TYPE=dom,postal" in Section 3.3.1 of RFC 2426). If the ABNF is fixed this would be a significant change from RFC 2426 syntax.

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