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Re: Poll: Relative URIs and Strings in xmlns attributes

From: merlin <merlin@baltimore.ie>
Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2000 15:34:08 +0100
Message-Id: <200009201534.QAA29080@cougar.baltimore.ie>
To: "Joseph M. Reagle Jr." <reagle@w3.org>, "IETF/W3C XML-DSig WG" <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>

I agree that #2 may be necessary; we are otherwise
mandating some degree of URI understanding within a
c14r. Language within the xmldsig spec can justify
why relative URIs are bad.

I could accept #1 if the spec provided a precise but
simple pseudocode algorithm for determining whether
a URI is relative or not. Are URIs always URLs?

Received on Wednesday, 20 September 2000 11:34:18 UTC

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