2007/2/13, mathew <meta / pobox.com>:
> Those are not errors. Username and password are not allowed in HTTP
> URIs. They were supported as a Microsoft extension to the RFCs, but
> have now been dropped, even in IE.
>
> See <URL:http://support.microsoft.com/kb/834489> and
> <URL:http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2396.txt>
>
> On 2/13/07, Jonas Pfenniger <zimbatm / oree.ch> wrote:
> > the attached patch corrects the following errors :
> >
> [ Various examples with http: URLs deleted ]

Right, but since it seems handled by ruby's URI, why not make it
completely right ?

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Cheers,
  zimbatm