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Re: #rdfms-difference-between-ID-and-about

From: R.V.Guha <guha@guha.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2001 17:42:39 -0700
Message-ID: <3B2959FF.53A4C76F@guha.com>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
CC: rdf core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Fair enough. Ok, parsers can make out the
difference. It its beside the point.

What is the difference in meaning between the two?

Guha

Dan Connolly wrote:

> "R.V.Guha" wrote:
> >
> > Sorry for being slow, but on reconstruction, how does
> > one disambiguate between
> >
> > <rdf:Description rdf:ID="#foo"/>
> >
> > and
> >
> > <rdf:Description rdf:about="##foo"/>
>
> One doesn't; #foo isn't an XML ID (they start
> with letter), nor is ##foo a URI reference (no URI
> reference has two #'s in it).
>
> --
> Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
Received on Thursday, 14 June 2001 20:32:00 EDT

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