W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-rdf-comments@w3.org > July to September 2003

[closed] Re: base url for rdf test cases

From: Jan Grant <Jan.Grant@bristol.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2003 10:56:37 +0100 (BST)
To: Arjohn Kampman <arjohn.kampman@aidministrator.nl>
cc: www-rdf-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.44.0308051050220.14658-100000@mail.ilrt.bris.ac.uk>

On Tue, 5 Aug 2003, Arjohn Kampman wrote:

> Jan Grant wrote:
> > It's the line quoted above. Would "Relative URLs listed in this table"
> > be explicit enough?
>
> I realize now that I have misread the line ever since the working draft
> of 29 April 2002... If I understand correctly now, the base URI should
> be applied to the relative URLs that can be found in the table. I always
> thought the base URI should be applied to any relative URIs that are
> present _in_ the test case files. Sorry for that!

That's ok - I knew the problem was the ambiguous phrasing, but I failed
to make it clear enough.

> I would suggest rephrasing the line to:
>
>      "The URLs of test case files in this table are relative to the base
>       URI http://www.w3.org/2000/10/rdf-tests/rdfcore/"

Since the only relative URLs are those referring to test cases, I'm
inclined to drop "of test cases" to skirt any chance for ambiguity.
Cheers Arjohn, I'll make the fix.


-- 
jan grant, ILRT, University of Bristol. http://www.ilrt.bris.ac.uk/
Tel +44(0)117 9287088 Fax +44 (0)117 9287112 http://ioctl.org/jan/
Axioms speak louder than words.
Received on Tuesday, 5 August 2003 06:01:12 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Friday, 21 September 2012 14:16:32 GMT