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Re: John Cowan pushes back on IRIs in [baseURI]

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Wed, 8 Mar 2006 12:19:52 -0500
To: Richard Tobin <richard@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Cc: public-xml-core-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20060308171952.GA26864@ccil.org>

Richard Tobin scripsit:

> I should have also quoted the rest of that sentence, since it makes the
> case even stronger:
> 
>    but it may include escaped characters if these were specified in
>    the document, or returned by a server in the case of redirection.
> 
> The implication seems clear that if the document does *not* have the
> characters escaped (and there has been no redirection) then the [base
> URI] property should have the original unescaped characters.

I concede.

-- 
John Cowan   cowan@ccil.org  http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
Most languages are dramatically underdescribed, and at least one is 
dramatically overdescribed.  Still other languages are simultaneously 
overdescribed and underdescribed.  Welsh pertains to the third category.
        --Alan King
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