Fwd: Parsing Microdata into RDF Graphs: URI Comparison (relevant to ISSUE-114)

FYI and for archiving on the tracker

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> Resent-From: public-html-data-tf@w3.org
> From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
> Date: November 16, 2011 14:27:44 GMT+01:00
> To: public-html-data-tf@w3.org
> Cc: w3c@adambarth.com
> Subject: Re: Parsing Microdata into RDF Graphs: URI Comparison
> archived-at: <http://www.w3.org/mid/CAJQvAudbB55EDCGXF5anHdXeSdLKv06rfBs=7DzxdYXi7kH5WA@mail.gmail.com>
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> On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 8:50 AM, Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> wrote:
>> I wonder if you could help here. Do you know of examples where the HTML URL resolution algorithm produces different results from the RFC-3987 resolution algorithm?
> The RFC's algorithm doesn't consider the encoding of the document the
> URL is in as an input to the algorithm. The HTML algorithm does. So if
> the URL being resolved contains non-ASCII characters and the context
> of the URL was not UTF-8 or UTF-16-encoded, the results between the
> HTML algorithm and the RFC algorithm would differ.
> There might be other differences around edge cases that the RFC
> considers invalid.
>> Is there a publicly available test suite that you know of or a tool that you know does HTML URL resolution correctly that could be used to generate accurate tests?
> I don't know. Adam Barth (CCed) might know.
> -- 
> Henri Sivonen
> hsivonen@iki.fi
> http://hsivonen.iki.fi/

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