File URI Specification ?

Jaap Karssenberg j.g.karssenberg at
Fri Jun 9 00:40:34 EEST 2006

Hi all,

Can someone point me to a copy of the file uri specification ? The wiki 
page is 

I'm struggling with the various version of the file:// uri I get with 
drag-n-drop from various applications on various platforms :( so I would 
like to know what the Good Way to handle these is.

-- Jaap <pardus at>

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