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Re: Should specifications take sides in the httpRange-14 debate?

From: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Date: Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:53:51 +0100
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To: Carvalho Melvin <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>, public-webid <public-webid@w3.org>

On 21 Nov 2012, at 16:49, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com> wrote:

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> On 21 November 2012 15:11, Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net> wrote:
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> On 21 Nov 2012, at 15:03, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com> wrote:
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>> On 11/21/12 8:10 AM, Henry Story wrote:
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>>>> I think there Larry makes a good point with regard to URI/URLs. Now that we have
>>>> agreed to restrict to http/https URI's we should use the URI term, as that deals
>>>> with internationalisation.
>>>> 
>>>> you mean IRI right? That was also part of Antoine's feedback to switch from URI to IRI.
>>> 
>>> We go for what we need. Larry wrote:
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>>> "The design proposed is one where there is a WebID protocol element whose value resembles a URL (not a URI? Surely you are not planning on requiring the non-English world to use ASCII WebIDs?) "
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>>> It seems that URIs are enough for that problem.
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>> You are being selective again. You use IRI once internationalization is a factor, end of story. 
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> Larry Masinter was being selective. Why was he? I am sure he knows of IRIs too.
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> If you want IRIs please open an issue for it.
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> It may be possible that larry made a typo :)

Can you ask him if he did?  Please report back to the mailing list of the thread where he answers that.


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