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Re: Template URIs vs. URIs

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Thu, 05 Oct 2006 13:34:10 -0700
To: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Cc: uri@w3.org
Message-id: <8B4BDBE6-ADB2-4A27-A4F4-0D04CDB42320@textuality.com>

On Oct 5, 2006, at 11:27 AM, Mark Baker wrote:

> I'd recommend that the template URI syntax use a more significant
> change to avoid this confusion.  Starting with a non-scheme character
> ("@"?) might be one way.  Or, given how detection algorithms usually
> work, replacing the colon after the scheme with another non-scheme
> character (or otherwise morphing it) would probably work.  Any
> solution that helps make it more obvious to humans and (existing)
> automata that template URIs are not URIs would be fine by me.

+1   -Tim
Received on Thursday, 5 October 2006 20:34:28 UTC

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