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Re: Facebook Linked Data

From: Norman Gray <norman@astro.gla.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2011 08:56:47 +0100
Cc: public-lod@w3.org, "semantic-web@w3.org >> semantic-web@w3.org" <semantic-web@w3.org>
Message-Id: <DF90D197-0DED-411E-8D6D-0009E80F377E@astro.gla.ac.uk>
To: Sebastian Schaffert <sebastian.schaffert@salzburgresearch.at>

On 27 Sep 2011, at 08:44, Norman Gray wrote:

>> Because the browser (according to the standard) removes the trailing "#". But if you send a GET request manually (telnet etc) and including the # you will get a 404.
> 
> Well, what did you expect?  As you say, the client is supposed to remove the fragment before it dereferences the URL.  Including the '#' in the first line of the HTTP transaction is a protocol error.  Arguably, you should have got a 5xx response.

Correction (doh!): I should have said 400 Bad Request, this isn't a server error.

Norman


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