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Re: problem in "CURIE" XML Schema datatype definition

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 14:20:44 +0100
Cc: public-rdfa-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <AD7E5406-56C1-4758-B6E1-38B32CF1ECAA@w3.org>
To: "Michael[tm] Smith" <mike@w3.org>

On Jan 31, 2012, at 13:48 , Michael[tm] Smith wrote:

> Hi Ivan,
> 
> I see. Thanks for the heads-up. I guess I'll wait til the spec's updated to
> change this thing I'm working on to do that.
> 

If everything goes as planned, the spec might be updated... today?



> That still disallows spaces in the reference part, though.

That is intentional:-)

Cheers

Ivan

> 
>  --Mike
> 
> Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>, 2012-01-31 13:27 +0100:
> 
>> I let Shane answer and handle that. But... I guess we should have told
>> you about a slight change in the CURIE definition that was decided last
>> week:
>> 
>> prefix      ::=   NCName
>> reference   ::=   ( ipath-absolute / ipath-rootless / ipath-empty ) 
>>                     [ "?" iquery ] [ "#" ifragment ] (as defined in [RFC3987])
>> 
>> curie       ::=   [ [ prefix ] ':' ] reference
>> safe_curie  ::=   '[' [ [ prefix ] ':' ] reference ']'
>> 
>> The point is that reference is more liberal as it was because it allows
>> for the ':' character (needed because Facebook already uses such CURIES)
>> but it disallows a leading '//' character pair.
> 
> -- 
> Michael[tm] Smith
> http://people.w3.org/mike/+


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