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Re: no parameter in first segment of relative URI?

From: Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2002 17:54:17 +0200
Cc: uri@w3.org
To: Miles Sabin <miles@milessabin.com>
Message-Id: <B2BAA210-DD31-11D6-9950-00039384827E@greenbytes.de>


Am Freitag, 11.10.02, um 16:52 Uhr (Europe/Berlin) schrieb Miles Sabin:

>
> Stefan Eissing wrote,
>> Exactly my concern. If ':' is allowed in path segments, a URI like
>>
>> http://example.com/my:car.html
>>
>> is a valid http URI. My (imaginary) HTML editor now
>> creates relative URIs whenever it can and generates:
>>
>> http://example.com/index.html as
>>
>> <html>
>>   <body>
>>     <a href="my:car.html">my beautiful black toyota</a>
>>   </body>
>> </html>
>>
>> Oops.
>
> Err ... then your editor is broken: that's not a correct relativisation
> of the URI.

But without the ':' in the name, it would have been, right?

//Stefan
Received on Friday, 11 October 2002 11:55:20 UTC

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