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Re: URI's

From: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2002 13:13:30 -0500
To: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020301181330.GG8397@w3.org>
Hi Daniel and Roger.

* Austin, Daniel <Austin.D@ic.grainger.com> [2002-03-01 11:56-0600]
> I believe that IP addresses (all of them) are indeed URIs according to RFC
> 2396 [1] section 3.2.2 (coauthored by Tim).

Section 3.2.2 only addresses the authority component of a scheme
specicic part of a URI.

In order to get a URI, you still need a scheme (section 3.1). So an IP
address by itself isn't a URI.

Regards,

Hugo

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