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Re: Short namespace URIs for W3C TRs available

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 07 Sep 2006 19:51:05 +0200
To: "Tim Berners-Lee" <timbl@w3.org>
Cc: "Mark Baker" <distobj@acm.org>, "Steven Pemberton" <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>, "Ian B. Jacobs" <ij@w3.org>, Chairs@w3.org, www-tag@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tfirvfzg64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Thu, 07 Sep 2006 19:47:20 +0200, Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org> wrote:
> So Anne, given that RDF creates URIs by concatenating the namespace name  
> with the namespace, would you have URIs like
>
> http://opera.com/peopleanne
>
> Or would yo have another policy for RDF?
>
> RDF was the original requesting technology for namespaces.

For RDF it makes sense to have a / or #, I guess. That's why I supported  
the suggestion to leave this up to WGs. So XBL for instance, can get a  
namespace without a trailing slash (a language that will be mainly used  
together with SVG and HTML).


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
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