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Re: Resolution for rdfms-difference-between-ID-and-about

From: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2001 11:41:57 +0100
Message-ID: <3B3B09F5.997186B7@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
To: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>
CC: RDF Core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Aaron,

This is excellent.  A great format for us to follow.

One thing about the test cases.  Could you confirm that that character
transaltion in test2 is correct.  I'm not expert no it, but the n-triple
looks to have to few characters in the translated URI.

Brian


Aaron Swartz wrote:
> 
> I have put together a proposed resolution for
> rdfms-difference-between-ID-and-about in hopes that we may
> resolve the issue in this weeks telecon.
> 
> ** Resolution
> 
> Use of rdf:ID is equivalent to use of the equivalent rdf:about
> attribute, obtained by prefixing the # character and
> URI-encoding non-ASCII characters.
> 
> The following phrase and other similar text is removed from M&S
> specification as an error:
> 
>         The ID attribute signals the creation of a new resource
> 
> This decision is based on section 6 of the specification which states:
> 
>         The ID attribute, if specified, provides the URI fragment
> identifier for c.
> 
> along with a large body of implementation experience.
> 
> ** Test Cases
> 
> The text of the resolution, along with a set of test cases are
> available at:
> 
> http://www.blogspace.com/rdf/rdfms-difference-between-ID-and-about/
> 
> Comments are greatly appreciated,
> --
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