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Re: PROV-ISSUE-553: QNames are too restrictive as identifiers [XML Serialization]

From: James Cheney <jcheney@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2012 20:28:56 +0000
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To: Provenance Working Group <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
Hi,

At the last face-to-face meeting I agreed to check with Henry Thompson about this.  I thought there was a tracked action about this but there doesn't seem to be.  In any case, I asked Henry and he said he'd try to look at it this week.

--James

On Sep 13, 2012, at 3:12 PM, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:

> PROV-ISSUE-553: QNames are too restrictive as identifiers [XML Serialization]
> 
> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/553
> 
> Raised by: Luc Moreau
> On product: XML Serialization
> 
> 
> The current schema uses xsd:QName for identifiers.
> 
> As a result, the following identifier is not allowed:
> 
>        <prov:activity prov:id="pc1:00000p1">
>            <prov:label>align_warp 1</prov:label>
>        </prov:activity>
> 
> An xml schema  validator would complain with:
> 
> 'pc1:00000p1' is not a valid value for 'QName'
> 
> 
> Solution: allow for prov:QualifiedName (as defined in prov-n).
> 
> Luc
> 
> 
> 
> 


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