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Specify Mac classic as past history

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@@ -227,12 +227,12 @@ usually many URIs that map to any given file name. For instance, an
authority of "localhost" maps the same as a URI with a missing or empty
authority.
-Example 1: The Mac uses ":" as path separator, but not in the same way
-as a generic URI. ":foo" is a relative name. "foo:bar" is an absolute
-name. Also, path segments can contain the "/" character as well as the
-literal "." or "..". So the mapping looks like this:
+Example 1: The Mac classic (Mac OS 9 and earlier) used ":" as path separator,
+but not in the same way as a generic URI. ":foo" was a relative name. "foo:bar"
+was an absolute name. Also, path segments could contain the "/" character as well
+as the literal "." or "..". So the mapping looks like this:
- Mac URI
+ Mac classic URI
---------- -------------------
:foo:bar <==> foo/bar
: <==> ./

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