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Re: Syntax-based normalization on relative URIs?

From: Sebastian Pipping <webmaster@hartwork.org>
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2008 22:12:28 +0100
Message-ID: <47C08C3C.3020903@hartwork.org>
To: uri@w3.org

Sebastian Pipping wrote:
> Why are dot segments not removed when normalizing
> relative URIs? For example this testcase from 4Suite:
> 
>   pathSegmentNormalizationTests = [
>     ..
>     ('a/b/../../c', 'a/b/../../c'),
>     ..
> 
>   (and not "c" instead)
> 
> A short explanation or a link would be great.

Anybody? I had code normalizing relative
URIs almost ready and then stumbled upon
this testcase again. In case I asked this
before I cannot find the related mail.
Please help me!

Thank you!



Sebastian
Received on Saturday, 23 February 2008 21:12:35 UTC

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