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Re: "semantics" of URI

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@apache.org>
Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2003 16:59:41 +0200
Cc: <uri@w3.org>
To: Graham Klyne <GK@ninebynine.org>
Message-Id: <F9B59D47-AD66-11D7-86A8-000393753936@apache.org>

On Saturday, June 7, 2003, at 10:29  AM, Graham Klyne wrote:
> I think that's an improvement.  A small suggestion for your 
> consideration:
>
>   s/efficient/effective/
>
> (The rationale is to steer slightly away a possible implication that 
> this is simply a performance issue.)

It is simply a performance issue.

> I also noticed the double negative is harder to read, so maybe:
> [[
> Therefore, unreserved characters should not be escaped unless the URI 
> is being used in a context that forbids such characters to appear.
> ]]

Sounds good to me.

....Roy
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