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Re: draft-gregorio-uritemplate-02.txt

From: Joe Gregorio <joe@bitworking.org>
Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2007 13:49:58 -0500
Message-ID: <3f1451f50711261049g21310cb1o9b9ea203712eb344@mail.gmail.com>
To: "James M Snell" <jasnell@gmail.com>
Cc: URI <uri@w3.org>

On Nov 26, 2007 1:08 PM, James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com> wrote:
> Another question,
>
>    "If the variable is defined and non-empty"
>
> Is a zero-length string considered empty or non-empty? e.g. if foo="",
> does {-prefix|#|foo} expand to "" or "#"?

A zero length string is considered 'empty'. There is a case in
the examples which demonstrates exactly that.

  -joe

>
> - James
>
>
> Joe Gregorio wrote:
> > I've submitted draft-gregorio-uritemplate-02.txt, but it won't be
> > officially published until Dec 3rd because of the upcoming
> > IETF meeting. I've gone ahead and released the HTML and TXT
> > versions of the draft and will update the pointer to the TXT version
> > once it is published as an internet-draft.
> >
> > As usual, it can be found here:
> >
> >    http://bitworking.org/projecs/URI-Templates/
> >
> > This version adds the '-cmd' commands we've been talking
> > about, w/o the '-sub' command. I've also added an examples
> > section and some example code in an Appendix to demonstrate
> > how easy the parsing can be.
> >
> > I've also written a parser that extracts the example
> > templates and variable definitions from the final .TXT version
> > of the specification and runs them through the template-expansion code to
> > check them against the supplied expansions. Finally, the
> > URI Template explainer web service has been updated to
> > conform to this draft.
> >
> >    Thanks,
> >    -joe
> >
>



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Joe Gregorio        http://bitworking.org
Received on Monday, 26 November 2007 18:50:12 GMT

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