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Re: WebID-ISSUE-71 (uri-iri): Switch from URI to IRI terminology [WebID definition]

From: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2012 21:42:12 +0000
Message-ID: <50AFEDB4.2000706@webr3.org>
To: WebID Community Group <public-webid@w3.org>
WebID Community Group Issue Tracker wrote:
> WebID-ISSUE-71 (uri-iri): Switch from URI to IRI terminology [WebID definition]
> 
> http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/webid/track/issues/71
> 
> Raised by: St├ęphane Corlosquet
> On product: WebID definition
> 
> A few people mentioned using the term "IRI" instead of "URI" in the WebID specifications. Antoine mentioned it at [1], Larry Masinter alluded to it at [2] and Kingsley at [3].
> 
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webid/2012Oct/0241.html
> [2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2012Nov/0024.html
> [3] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webid/2012Nov/0216.html

+1 to IRI, as per RDF specifications - perhaps we're just used to saying 
URI in conversations - can't see how we can possibly go back to URI 
(even RDF 1.0 didn't use URI!)

Cheers,

Nathan
Received on Friday, 23 November 2012 21:42:50 UTC

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