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Re: Removing the trailing / rule from the Manual of Style

From: Susan Lesch <lesch@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2002 14:20:50 -0500
Message-Id: <a05111b01ba003eae8503@[]>
To: Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Cc: spec-prod@w3.org

Hello, Dom,

[the Manual of Style...]
>  should in the contrary advise not to use different URIs; in the
>  Semantic Web, even a trailing slash matters to compare URIs, and the
>  cost of a supplemental HTTP request to handle a redirect is low enough
>  not to make a big deal about it. Would you consider such a change?

Definitely yes, I have asked about it, too. I will send you the
background threads offline as they have Team permissions.
Received on Tuesday, 19 November 2002 14:21:30 UTC

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