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Re: #rdfms-identity-anon-resources

From: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2001 20:02:23 -0500
To: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: RDF Core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20010627014344.JWHY26850.femail19.sdc1.sfba.home.com@localhost>
On Tuesday, June 26, 2001, at 02:49  AM, Brian McBride wrote:

>> The name of this issue implies that it is related to:
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2000/03/rdf-
>> tracking/#rdfms-qnames-cant-represent-all-uris
>>
>> is that so? (Also, I don't recall seeing that issue in your
>> partitioning... where would it fall?)
>
> Yes, you're right.  I should put a see also link between them at least.
>
> I'd see this as a futures issue.  It would take a change to the syntax
> to fix.

Actually, a single character change to the XML Namespaces spec 
would fix this (allowing an empty LocalName part). But, I admit 
that this is unlikely. (Although it seems that some XML parsers 
implement the namespaces spec this way.)

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