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Finding News Taxonomies [was: RE: Towards a TAG consideration of CURIEs]

From: Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>
Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2007 16:14:46 +0100
To: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org, semantic-web@w3.org, public-xg-mmsem@w3.org, newsml-g2@yahoogroups.com
Message-id: <A29ADE959C70A1449470AA9A212F5D8004E9E1B4@LONSMSXM06.emea.ime.reuters.com>

Richard Cyganiak wrote:

> I don't really want to get into yet another hash vs. slash debate,
> but I do want to point out that it is possible to get what you want
> with option 1, though it requires a tiny bit of extra work. Example
> Apache configuration:
> 
>   Redirect 303 /NewsCodes/ http://www.iptc.org/docs/newscodes.html#
> 
> This will transparently redirect 
>    http://www.iptc.org/NewsCodes/123456
> to http://www.iptc.org/docs/newscodes.html#123456. HTTP redirects 
> are hardly rocket science.

This:
   http://www.iptc.org/docs/newscodes.html#123456
is not legal, as "123456" is an illegal fragment identifier.

Also, not every maintainer of a taxonomy has control over the 
behaviour of the server hosting the taxonomy.

Misha Wolf
News Standards Manager, Reuters, http://www.reuters.com/
Vice Chair, News Architecture WP, IPTC, http://www.iptc.org/

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