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Re: URI Templates - optional variables?

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2007 23:51:26 -0400
To: Marc Hadley <Marc.Hadley@Sun.COM>
Cc: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, URI <uri@w3.org>, Joe Gregorio <joe@bitworking.org>, Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Message-ID: <20071016035126.GB3867@mercury.ccil.org>

Marc Hadley scripsit:

> I realize most folks are focussed on the template->URI conversion  
> process but I'm currently most interested in matching URIs to  
> templates and if we introduce the need to refer to external  
> processing extensions I don't see how such matching can be  
> implemented in the general case. 

That's very interesting.  Someone should see whether Joe's proposal
is invertible: go from a URI and a template to a bunch of variables.

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