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Re: archdoc, section 2

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Sun, 01 Sep 2002 11:52:58 -0700
Message-ID: <3D72620A.1070307@textuality.com>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org

Julian Reschke wrote:
> ...states ([1]):
> 	"A Uniform Resource Identifier, or URI, is a character sequence starting
> with a scheme name, followed by a number of scheme-specific fields."
> How does a relative URI fit into this statement?

Read URI 2396.  It defines the term URI and URI reference, which 
comprises both relative usages and fragment identifiers.

The RFC doesn't provide normative definitions of things that people care 
about and talk about, such "absolute URI" and so on. -Tim
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