Re: Linked Data Platform ISSUE-20: What is the base URI of a POSTed document?

On 10/11/12 9:59 AM, Henry Story wrote:
> On 11 Oct 2012, at 15:56, Andy Seaborne <> wrote:
>> On 11/10/12 13:46, Alexandre Bertails wrote:
>>> But imposing
>>> absolute URIs to define RDF graph is plain wrong, and highly
>>> impractical.
>> Do you agree the RDF specs do require absolute URIs as those specs are currently written (or drafted in RDF 1.1)?
> Andy how can the abstract syntax be correct, if RDF/XML has had relative URIs since the beginning, and Turtle also? There is clearly a bug in the abstract syntax.
>> 	Andy
> Social Web Architect

I don't understand why the gut reaction is to refer to broken specs. 
These broken specs are the source of so many problems. I don't recall 
any mandate that renders them untouchable etc..



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