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Re: Rolled up Feedback on draft-gregorio-uritemplate-00

From: Marc Hadley <Marc.Hadley@Sun.COM>
Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2006 08:38:18 -0500
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
Cc: Joe Gregorio <joe@bitworking.org>, uri@w3.org
Message-id: <E33CEB4E-C78A-4EBA-9874-F7F818D62526@Sun.COM>
On Nov 9, 2006, at 8:48 PM, Roy T. Fielding wrote:

> On Nov 9, 2006, at 5:12 PM, Marc Hadley wrote:
>> Actually the use case was server side. The commentator wanted to  
>> use URI templates to deploy code that would be executed when a  
>> request was made on a matching URI.
>
> So construct the matching URI space such that the template variables
> are bordered by reserved characters.  There is no need to require it
> of all templates.
>
Right. The commentator just wanted to be able to write some code that  
would work for any URI template and discovered that wasn't possible  
without the requested restriction. I think a warning/note in the spec  
about this wouldn't go amiss.

Marc.

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Marc Hadley <marc.hadley at sun.com>
CTO Office, Sun Microsystems.




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