[rfc-dist] RFC 6868 on Parameter Value Encoding in iCalendar and vCard

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        RFC 6868

        Title:      Parameter Value Encoding in iCalendar 
                    and vCard 
        Author:     C. Daboo
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       February 2013
        Mailbox:    cyrus at daboo.name
        Pages:      7
        Characters: 11025
        Updates:    RFC5545, RFC6321, RFC6350, RFC6351

        I-D Tag:    draft-daboo-ical-vcard-parameter-encoding-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6868.txt

This specification updates the data formats for iCalendar (RFC 5545)
and vCard (RFC 6350) to allow parameter values to include certain
characters forbidden by the existing specifications.  

This is now a Proposed Standard.

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